Dr. Barton L Halpern MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Barton Halpern is an ophthalmologist in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center and Lancaster General Health. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. Dr. Halpern accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center and one of 21 at Lancaster General Health who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Cataract Related, Cornea & External Disease, Glaucoma Related, Refractive Surgery

Clinical Interests: Diabetic Retinopathy, Glaucoma, Refractive Surgical Procedures, Corneal Transplantation, Retinal Detachment

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1975 - 1978

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Fellowship: Corneal & External Diseases, 1978 - 1979

University of Pennsylvania
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974 - 1975

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1974

Other Training, Biochemistry, 1966

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

PA State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Heed Ophthalmology Fellow, Wills Eye Hospital

Publications & Presentations

Computers 1011: How to Create a Slide Presentation
BL Halpern, MA Pavilack 1997 7 1

Computers 1011: How to Make a Spreadsheet Work for You
BL Halpern, MA Pavilack 1997 1 1

Incidence of Atonic Pupil Following Cataract Extraction
BL Halpern, MA Pavilack, SP Gallagher 1994 1 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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