Dr. Christopher Joseph, DO

Dr. Christopher Joseph, DO

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(35)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christopher Joseph, DO is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Hermitage, PA. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.

752 Brookshire Dr Ste B

Hermitage, PA 16148

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Floaters
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 94% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Allegheny College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Associates In Ophthalmolgy
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Master Of Science In Medical Education-Lecom
    Other Education | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Joseph has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Joseph's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Joseph to family and friends
4.5
based on 35 total reviews (21 with comments)
Dr. Joseph's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (21)
Excellent Doctor!!! I had cataracts with very bad vision my left eye was 20/60 after surgery it's 20/20 !! VERY CARING DOCTOR!!!!!
in Greenville |
Very good doctor and eye surgeon. Just had cataract surgery, both eyes now are 20/20. Great office.
in Stoneboro, PA |
If you are looking at having cataract surgery you will not find a better surgeon that Dr. Joseph. He did a fantastic job. After wearing glasses for 47 years my vision is 20/20 with NO glasses! The whole experience was as good as it gets. A skilled surgeon, and a friendly knowledgable staff made for an excellent experience. YOU CANNOT DO BETTER THAN DR. JOSEPH! Do not follow the crowd and use one of those assembly line providers. Get personal, individual, and professional service from Dr. Joseph.
Sharpsville |
Dr. Joseph doesn't possess common courtesy of a hello. He does possess an arrogant , egotistical demeanor that is found in people that are defensive, because they lack knowledge. After a second visit with the same behavior we would never return .
in Fredonia, PA |
I recently had cataract surgery performed by Dr JOSEPH. The procedure went very smoothly and I have the highest praises for the staff at the eye clinic and Dr Christopher JOSEPH. Thank You!
in Hartstown, Pa. |
Very caring, considerate Doctor who run a very efficient office. Know his work, performance is excellent.
in Sharon,Pa. |
I had my cataracts done by Dr. Joseph and it turned out great!! He was very kind and caring
in Mercer, PA |
My experience at the office of Dr. Chris Joseph was all around exceptional. The office staff is courteous, professional and knowledgeable. Dr Joseph performed cataract surgery and I didn't have any problems whatsoever. Not having to use eye drops before or after the surgery is a real plus since I hate putting drops in my eyes! I would highly recommend Dr. Christopher J Joseph, DO.
Mc Keesport, PA |
My entire experience was excellent. I would highly recommend.
in Greenville, PA |
Dr. Joseph gave me back the eye sight I have not had since I was 10 years old. He made me feel like a kid again experiencing sight in 4K. Dr. Joseph and his staff made my cataract surgery easy and painless. Thank you to everyone.
in Hermitage, PA |
The entire procedure was done with the utmost professionalism from scheduling to the excellent care from the staff to the doctor.
in Greenville, PA |
Dr. Joseph did my cataract surgery. Even though I had a swelling in my left eye, he kept assuring me that my eye would be fine. I was a little bit irritable and told him that I was holding him to it that it would be better. Well, it was better. He always took the time to answer any questions I may have had. He's not only a good doctor but a good guy.
in Sharpsville, PA |
Already have and will continue to. I am amazed at how much I wasn't seeing prior to cataract surgery. All of my questions were answered and some before i asked them. Also very pleased with my care at Edgewood Surgical Hospital.
Hermitage, PA |
would definitely recommend. very pleasant and capable
in Hermitage, Pa. |
Excellent doctor, very professional with an efficient office staff. Highly recommend.
in Hermitage, PA 16148 |
He has a calm energy that puts you right at ease and explains your situation thoroughly. I had cataract surgery and was terrified but he quickly calmed my fears and assured me everything would be fine. I see better now than I have in 30 years. The best part I no longer need to wear glasses. Dr. Joseph is without a doubt an expert in his field and I recommend him highly.
in Hermitage, PA |
I went to Dr Joseph with blurry vision and starbursts off of lights at night. He told me that I had cataracts. Dr. Joseph did cataract surgery on me and now my vision is wonderful. No more glare at night! Very professional, he took his time to explain the surgery to me, and answer all of my questions. - Lisa H.
Hermitage, PA |
Very satisfied. Now have 20/20 vision in both eyes.
in Hermitage, PA |
He did the surgery on my cataracts on both eyes, very satisfied with the results. Very professional and answered all my questions regarding the surgery and after care.
in Greenville, PA |
The town of Greenville, PA should consider ourselves blessed to have him part of our physician choices. He is young with the old fashion genuine heart. Thank you Dr. Joseph for gentle, kind ways. I would highly recommend him.
in Hermitage, PA |
Very thorough, informative and friendly! I was extremely pleased with the procedure and the follow-up. I recommended Dr.Joseph to my wife and others.
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Dr. Joseph accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink PPO
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Classic Blue
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • UPMC Health Plan

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UPMC Horizon - Greenville
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Greenville, PA 16125
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