Dr. Cristoforo Larzo, MD

Dr. Cristoforo Larzo, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Cristoforo Larzo, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Kingsport, TN and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2412 N John B Dennis Hwy

Kingsport, TN 37660

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 98% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Larzo'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • West Virginia University
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Larzo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Larzo's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Larzo to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Larzo'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 (2)

I’m Darlene Owsley from Wise, Va. I was referred to Dr Larzo 2 weeks ago by Dr Lee in Kingsport, Tn. It started from flashes of light in my Rt eye to being diagnosed with a detached retina. Dr. Larzo was an excellent doctor, while treating me and my husband like a real people. He was very good at...more
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DR. LARZO IS PROMPT AND VERY EFFICIENT. HE ALWAYS TAKES TIME TO ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS I HAVE. MOREOVER, HE ALWAYS DOES A VERY THOROUGH EXAM. I CONSIDER DR. LARZO A VERY COMPETENT AND KNOWLEDGEABLE PHYSICIAN. IF THE PRICE IS EXCLUDED I WOULDN'T EVEN DREAD THE INJECTIONS I HAVE TO HAVE FOR MAC. ...more
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