Dr. David Nethery, MD

Dr. David Nethery, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
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Dr. David Nethery, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6551 Harris Pkwy Ste 200

Fort Worth, TX 76132

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas


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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nethery "At Nethery Eye Associates, we strive to treat each of our patient's individual needs in a caring and concerned manner using the most technologically advanced facilities and equipment available.

Our goal is simple: Improve our patients' quality of life through better vision."



  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Texas Christian University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • L S U Health Sciences Center, Shreveport
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • L S U Health Sciences Center, Shreveport
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nethery has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nethery's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nethery to family and friends
based on 42 total reviews (15 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

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  • 2
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Dr. Nethery's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

in Burleson, TX
I would definitely recommend Dr. Nethery to anyone in need of his expertise He is friendly, very knowledgeable. Takes time for me as a patient. Explains thoroughly all things happening with my eyes, as well as my questions and concerns.
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in Hurst, TX
Dr. Nethery removed my cataracts recently. Not only was the procedure very successful, the process was easy and smooth. Each person I dealt with in the office and in the surgery center was kind and gave me all the information I needed. You can trust that Dr. Nethery is on the cutting edge of...more
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in Ft Worth, TX
Highly likely --well trained and caring staff. Everyone knows their duties and responsibilities. My cataract surgery went smoothly and I was very relaxed knowing I was in good hands.
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in Ft Worth, TX
Just had my yearly exam with Dr. Nethery on Dec. 6, 2016 at 10am. My appointment was rushed and he didn't take time to listen to my concerns about my vision and glasses. He interrupted me to talk to his assistant and his exact words were "well, just tell me what you want." I didn't really know...more
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in Ft Worth, TX
Its been 5 months since my surgery and results are still great. Dr. Nethery answered all my questions prior to surgery and the information provided was excellent. I knew exactly what to expect the day or surgery and what to do post surgery. I highly recommend Dr. Nethery.
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