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Dr. Francis Geissler, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.0 (20)
Map Pin Small Tacoma, WA
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Francis Geissler, MD

Dr. Francis Geissler, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Tacoma, WA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from University of Washington and is affiliated with St. Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Geissler, completed a residency at Med University Sc/Storm Eye Inst. Patients rated Dr. Geissler an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Geissler works at Eye MDs of Puget Sound in Tacoma, WA. They frequently treat conditions like Nearsightedness, Astigmatism and Presbyopia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Geissler's Office Locations

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    Washington
    4707 S 19th St Ste 210, Tacoma, WA 98405 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (253) 366-5859

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Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
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Hypotropia
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Nerve Sheath Tumors
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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Progressive High Myopia
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinoschisis
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Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vitreous Hemorrhage
B-Scan Ultrasound
Excision of Chalazion
Eye Test
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Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma Surgery
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Tear Duct Surgery
Ultrasound
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    About Dr. Francis Geissler, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1386683837
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Med University Sc/Storm Eye Inst
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Washington
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • St. Joseph Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Francis Geissler, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Geissler is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Geissler has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Geissler works at Eye MDs of Puget Sound in Tacoma, WA. View the full address on Dr. Geissler’s profile.

    Dr. Geissler has seen patients for Nearsightedness, Astigmatism and Presbyopia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Geissler on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Geissler. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Geissler.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Geissler, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Geissler appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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