Dr. Peter C Brasch MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Peter Brasch is an ophthalmologist in Smithfield, Rhode Island and is affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital. He received his medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Brasch accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 41 doctors at Rhode Island Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Rhode Island Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Hartford Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986–1987

Brown University
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1987–1990

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

RI State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Traumatic cataract in a 7-year-old boy caused by low-velocity impact with a soft-core baseball.
Brasch, P.C., Tien, D.R., DeBlasio, P.F., Loporchio, S.J.

The prevalence of smoking among Dunedin nine-year olds.
Oei, T. P., Brasch, P., Silva, P. A.

Early experiences with alcohol: a survey of an eight and nine year old sample.
Casswell, S., Gilmore, L., Silva, P., Brasch, P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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