Dr. David Faris, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 60
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Dr. David Faris, MD
Dr. David Faris, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Bridgeport, WV. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Faris is affiliated with United Hospital Center and Davis Medical Center.

David A Faris MD

2 Chenoweth Dr Ste B

Bridgeport, WV 26330

Contact Information

(304) 842-8888

Dr. David Faris, MD

Dr. David Faris, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

Each patient, regardless of their background, is important, and deserves a thorough, careful eye exam, a complete explanation of findings, and a total list of possible treatment options.
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Dr. Faris' Experience

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Dr. Faris' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
59

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 1/10/2014
    Amount or Range: $200,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Treatment: Failure to treat
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
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • West Virginia University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • W Va University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Vanderbilt Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Tulane University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Faris has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Faris has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Faris' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Faris to family and friends
4.1
based on 10 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Faris' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Clarksburg, WV |
Doctor cancelled my scheduled appointment informing me that he no longer threats my condition. Referred me to a physician who practices PLASTIC SURGERY!!!! Very disappointed.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Faris accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink HMO
    Carelink PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Faris has admitting privileges

Davis Medical Center
Po Box 1484
Elkins, WV 26241
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United Hospital Center
327 Medical Park Dr
Bridgeport, WV 26330
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