Dr. David Boes, MD

Dr. David Boes, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. David Boes, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Great Falls, MT and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University of Nebraska / College of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

2800 11th Ave S Ste 14

Great Falls, MT 59405

Contact Information

(406) 455-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Allegiance Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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6  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

67  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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19  Procedures

  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Montana.

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.


  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University of Nebraska / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Wash Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Wash Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Effects Of Povidone-iodine Chemical Preparation And Saline Irrigation On The Perilimbal Flora. OCT of bilateral posterior microphthalmos with papillomacular fold. Relative optic cup depth assessments three stereo photograph Effect Of High-altitude Exposure On Myopic Laser In Situ Keratomileusis.,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boes to family and friends
25 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Boes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Boes performed Cataract surgery on my left eye last week. I couldn't be more pleased. He will be doing my right eye tomorrow. If you need this surgery, relax and have him do it. He has called me twice at home just to see how I was doing. I give an overall grade of A+ to him and the surgery...more
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Dr. Boes removed cataracts from both eyes in 2014. Far vision and clarity were restored, but severe, chronic dry eye followed. Still, my eyes burn constantly; every Rx has failed. Once a prolific reader; I must limit it to mere minutes; have met several patients whose lives also are negatively...more
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