Treatment & Services
- Cataract Evaluations
- Cataract Implant Surgery
- Cataract Surgery
- Eye Examinations
- Lens Implant
- Neuro-ophthalmic Evaluation
- Ophthalmic Surgery
- Optic Nerve Sheath Decompression Surgery
- Strabismus Surgery
- Temporal Artery Biopsy
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Optic Atrophy
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Fellowship - Washington University Medical Center
St. Louis, MO USA
Residency - Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA USA
Internship - Delaware Valley Medical Center
Langhorne, PA USA
Medical School - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA
Undergraduate - Temple University
Philadelphia, PA USA
Cataract Surgery, neuro-ophthalmology, Refractive Surgery, Strabismus
Awards & Honors
- Cleveland Magazine, Best Doctors 2007-2008
Research & Publications
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386 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||4.8|
|Knows Medical History||4.6|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.7|
18 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jul 12, 2018
I was in the exam room for at least an hour waiting for my annual diabetes eye exam. I was at my appointment start to finish about 2 hours and saw my doctor for only about 10 minutes. I understand this is not uncommon because I see alot of doctors at the clinic with myself and family. I mention it because you asked and I really wish two hours could be shortened.
Reviewed on Jun 29, 2018
Dr. Kosmorsky is a wonderful Doctor who truly listens to his patients concerns. His answers were easy to understand and he was very helpful to me.
Reviewed on Jun 26, 2018
Provider is very hurried. Spends as little time as possible. Does not ask if I have questions. I feel like I am one of the cattle being herded along in and out as fast as possible. I do believe he is an exceptionally competent surgeon however, I have never felt more like cattle being rushed through as I did for my eye surgeries. He is very proud of how fast he can complete an eye surgery and how many people (cattle) he can get done in a morning but there is no feeling of being an individual who is being cared for.
Reviewed on May 22, 2018
I had to wait to see my provider only because I needed time for my eyes to dilate before he could examine me
Reviewed on May 18, 2018
I am happy with this provider. I get appointments when I need them.never a long term wait like month's. He takes care of my eye issued.
Reviewed on May 15, 2018
It was a 20 minute eye exam. 15 minutes to dilate my eyes 5 minutes for the exam with the doctor.
Reviewed on May 15, 2018
in and out in no time. 5 minutes with a tech. 15 minutes wating for my eyes to dilate. 5 minutes with the doctor and see you in one yr. and one day. My kind of doctor visit.
Reviewed on May 8, 2018
All of Dr. Kosmorsky's staff were professional and efficient. From start to finish, my visit was like clockwork and very appreciated. Dr. Kosmorsky is one top-notch doctor. He listens!
Reviewed on May 1, 2018
doctor seemed rushed, was explaining things and before I knew it he was gone.
Reviewed on Apr 16, 2018
I was there for 3 hours before I saw the actual doctor, wait time for the visual field test was to long
Reviewed on Apr 6, 2018
Doctor gave no advice about how to deal with troubling side effects of the eye drops. Doctor gave an evaluation of 20/20 vision and said he could do nothing for me even though the letters I read for the evaluation were blurry to me.
Reviewed on Feb 19, 2018
Dr. casually informed me that I have a life altering disease, but provided no counseling or suggested follow up. This was cruel.
Reviewed on Jan 26, 2018
the provider was only in the exam room for a very few minutes. He did none of the screenings and only briefly looked at my eyes. My biggest concern is that his manner was extremely brusk, never making eye contact and seemed to be in a hurry to leave. When he left he said "it was nice meeting you". I had to laugh since I didn't feel as if we had met - no eye contact or introduction when he came in.
Reviewed on Jan 22, 2018
Wasn't very personable, seemed agitated or in a hurry, didn't talk/explain much.
Reviewed on Jan 18, 2018
said to come back in 3 months
Reviewed on Jan 4, 2018
Treatment is up to me based upon how much the situation bothers me.
Reviewed on Nov 3, 2017
Very courteous and professional.
Reviewed on Oct 2, 2017
Seemed like he was in and out of the room in less than 3 minutes.
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