Dr. Damon Welch, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
(3)
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Dr. Damon Welch, MD
Dr. Damon Welch, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Winter Haven, FL. He is 39 years old and has been practicing for 12 years. Dr. Welch is affiliated with Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center and Winter Haven Hospital.

407 Avenue K SE

Winter Haven, FL 33880

Contact Information

(863) 294-3504

Dr. Damon Welch, MD

Dr. Damon Welch, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Enterprise Group
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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Top Care Areas

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Eye Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • Rollins College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Florida College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • American Academy Of Ophthalmology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Welch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Welch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Welch to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Welch's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Sebring, FL |
I can't say enough of Dr. Welch & all the staff at Eye Specialists of Mid Florida. Everyone is super friendly & knowledgeable from the first person you see to the last especially Renee & Kay!!!. I had cataract surgery on both eyes & each experience was fantastic. I definetly would recommend Dr. Welch & Eye Specialist of Mid Fl..
in Bartow, FL |
Dr. Damon Welch is a serious, no nonsense, doctor. He's very thorough and garnered my complete trust rather quickly. I had cataract surgery on my left eye first, by another doctor. It was not the breeze that my friends had reported. Dr. Damon did the right eye and I was astounded. The healing time was half that of the first eye. I would heartily recommend him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Welch accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • American Enterprise Group
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Welch has admitting privileges

Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center
4200 Sun N Lake Blvd
Sebring, FL 33872
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Winter Haven Hospital
200 Avenue F NE
Winter Haven, FL 33881
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