Dr. Chet Ridenour, DO

Dr. Chet Ridenour, DO

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Chet Ridenour, DO is an ophthalmology specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology.

262 Neil Ave Ste 220

Columbus, OH 43215

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 90% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Ridenour's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ridenour does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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5  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ridenour's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ridenour to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ridenour's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

he is very compassionate and explains things very detailed, which you can understand. after one of meds not working, he tried another one and my vision has drastically improved!
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He's a great doc. Very nice, patient and seems very knowledgeable. I like him a lot and would recommend him to anyone.
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