Dr. David Chow, MD

Dr. David Chow, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. David Chow, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Vienna, VA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Emory University Rollins School of Public Health in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.

8330 Boone Blvd Ste 160

Vienna, VA 22182

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Chow'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.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

52  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Louisiana State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Emory University Rollins School of Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Wash Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Wash Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Wash Hospital Center, Georgetown University Dept Of Ophthalmology Is The Current Name
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Claude Moore Physician Leadership Institute Fellowship-Medical Society Of Virginia Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Chief Of Ophthalmology Section-Hca Reston Hospital Center
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • President Emeritus Of The Medical Society Of N. Virginia
    Other Education | Completed
  • Vice Chairman Of The Board-Political Action Committee Board, Medical Society Of Virginia
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese
  • Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chow's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chow to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Chow'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had 1st visit on 10/19/17. Dr Chow ripped off my insurance company for $500 without even telling me what glasses I need to get and evaluating whether or not I will need cataract surgery. I was the only patient at that time, but still had to wait 50 minutes. Then his assistant came in and asked me...more
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Had a small cut on my eye, called and was able to schedule a same day appointment. Dr. Chow was great - explaining what I had and promptly fixing the issue. Staff are very nice and Dr. Chow is really easy to talk to. Unlike many specialists rushing through patients he takes the time necessary and...more
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