Dr. Craig Cole, MD

Dr. Craig Cole, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Craig Cole, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Port Orange, FL. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.Read his story

3641 Clyde Morris Blvd

Port Orange, FL 32129

Contact Information

(386) 788-6198

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Dry Eyes
normal
more than 73% of peers
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
normal
more than 68% of peers

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Dr. Cole's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cole "I am a compassionate and dedicated physician, both to my field of study and to improving my patients's sight, who treats every patient in a dignified, professional manner that everyone deserves."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Purdue University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • IN UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Indiana U/St Vincent's Hosp Indianapolis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cole has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cole's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cole to family and friends
3.3
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Cole's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Merritt Island, FL |
Dr. Cole is a very professional, knowledgable, compassionate and kind doctor. When I had an urgent vision problem with my left eye he made time to see me right away, did a very thorough exam, and took the time to explain all of the symptoms I was having and the treatment plan. I left feeling...more
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in Melbourne Beach, FL |
Dr. Cole is extremely professional and has a caring bedside manner. His office is very clean and his staff is very friendly and helpful. I waited only 5 minutes for each of my appointments, and Dr. Cole was very thorough during each examination. He and his staff took excellent care of me from my...more
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in Florida |
I saw Dr Cole for an eye exam as well as getting a cyst removed from my eyelid. I saw him in his very nice Melbourne office. The office is clean, nicely decorated and the office staff was great. They all were so friendly. I was greeted immediately and checked in quickly. I waited for just a few...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cole accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • National Elevator
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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