Dr. Daniel Weikert, MD

Dr. Daniel Weikert, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Daniel Weikert, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Franklin, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4601 Carothers Pkwy Ste 450

Franklin, TN 37067

Contact Information

(615) 791-0060

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chalazion
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Weikert'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*

66  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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5  Procedures

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

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weikert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weikert's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weikert to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (5)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Weikert's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Worst doctor I’ve ever been to. He is so overscheduled I waited over an hour and I got 5 minutes of time and a $252 billing, of course. His medical assistant wasn’t friendly, in her monotone asking health questions. Weichert was very flippant and non-caring in his manner. Not the type of doctor...more
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I've had problems with both eyes following cataract surgery performed by Dr. Weikert and he is rude and arrogant. I would not recommend him.
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My vision was better before the surgery than post op. Had it almost a year ago. He doesn;t listen to what I had to say and has a very arrogant manner about himself. Go somewhere else. I so regret getting cataract surgery. Maybe it would have been different with another doctor.
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Had Cataract surgery In Lawrenceburg on both my eyes by Dr Weikert. My first eye surgery went very well, couldn't ask for anything to go better. Last Tue I had my right eye surgery and a woman Anesthesiologist named Dr Methvin told me she would be the Anesthesiologist and be with me during my...more
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