Dr. Byron Cook III, MD

Dr. Byron Cook III, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Byron Cook III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in ophthalmology.

800 Mount Vernon Hwy NE Ste 120

Atlanta, GA 30328

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cook III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pterygium
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Posterior Scleritis
normal
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cook III does not have any board certifications listed.

65  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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11  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cook III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cook III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cook III's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cook III to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cook III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

RK in '93 caused cornea to be very, very flat; in addition eye depth is 27mm.. Hearing that, I wanted a cataract and cornea specialist. Dr. Cook was recommended by a neighbor. Because of the above 2 problems, getting an exact reading was difficult. The surgery on my right eye was performed...more
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After cataract surgery I now have double vision because, according to Dr. Cook, I didn't pay the $1,400 for special corrective lense. Also, now need extra strength reading glasses for same reason. I was told Medicare covered surgery 100% only to be charged $295 the day of the surgery. His...more
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