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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University of Southern California Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA USA
Residency - Columbia Presbyterian, Columbia University
New York, NY USA
Fellowship - University of Oklahoma-College of Medicine
Cornea & External Disease
Oklahoma City, OK USA
Internship - Hackensack University Medical Center
Hackensack, NJ USA
Medical School - UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ USA
Graduate - University of Washington
Seattle, WA USA
Undergraduate - Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ USA
Awards & Honors
- American Academy of Ophthalmology Senior Achievement Award (2006)
- Top Fifty Opinion Leaders (by readers of Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today) (2005)
- National Leadership Award
- Appointment to U.S. Physician's Advisory Board (Honorary Chairman-Ohio)
- Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2005)
- Strathmore's Who's Who of Professionals (2005)
- International Who's Who of Professionals (1998)
- American Academy of Ophthalmology Honor Award (1997)
Innovations & Patents
- Precise Disruption of Tissue in Retinal and Preretinal Structures, Provisional Patent Application Serial #60/955,976. Filed August 15, 2007
- Established Clinical Innovations: Excimer Laser Refractive Surgery, Wavefront Customized Laser Refractive Surgery
Research & Publications
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As of 9/26/2017, Dr. Krueger has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Krueger receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
- Alcon, Inc.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
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183 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.8|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
11 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Apr 11, 2018
Both the staff and Doctor, greatly exceeded my expectations, including a call from Dr. Krueger,personally, after hours,to discuss possible surgical outcomes and provide a certain degree of comfort
Reviewed on Apr 6, 2018
we waited an hour to see the provider, completely understandable, but if timeliness is of concern that's the only area to work on from my experience.
Reviewed on Apr 4, 2018
I went to Dr. Kreuger for my Lasix, I wouldn't see anyone else. He's excellent in every way. The staff is wonderful as well.
Reviewed on Mar 27, 2018
All staff are polite, knowledgeable and efficient in performing their tasks. Dr. Kruger not only answers questions, he explains solutions and different ways to achieve the results that I am looking for.
Reviewed on Jan 31, 2018
No medications have come into play as of yet, but feel comfortable any medications or instructions given, will only enhance recovery time.
Reviewed on Jan 31, 2018
Everyone I spoke with, or interacted with was professional, friendly, and a joy to deal with.
Reviewed on Nov 28, 2017
Dr. Krueger was an excellent physician through my whole process. He discussed our path forward and any possible alternatives. my eyes were complicated but the end result is great due to the expertise of Dr. Krueger.
Reviewed on Oct 25, 2017
would have liked a bit more explanation of procedure before it happened
Reviewed on Sep 1, 2017
I have never had a doctor make me feel more at ease, better informed, safe, secure and confident cleveland clinic is the place to be treated.
Reviewed on Jul 26, 2017
Dr Krueger and Dr Shaw were very attentive.
Reviewed on Jun 2, 2017
I have never had a Dr. make sure the patient understood each detail of the treatment, what to exspect after and what information you need to have the best recovery.
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