Dr. David O'Day, MD

Dr. David O'Day, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. David O'Day, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Mount Pleasant, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

574 Lone Tree Dr

Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Contact Information

(843) 856-5275

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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more than 97% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
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more than 96% of peers
Corneal Diseases
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3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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12  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Us Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Georgetown University
    Other Education | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. David O'Day, MD
Dr. O'Day is an excellent physician but his office staff does not know how to properly schedule either an office visit or hospital surgery time. Today is the third time the office has told my husband or myself that we were scheduled for a specific time at the hospital only to get there and find out...Read More
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Aug 27, 2018
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After having significant issues with dry eyes, I received 3 ThemiEyes treatments at Charleston Cornea & Refractive Surgery. Not only have all of my issues with dry eyes have been remedied, I look 10 years younger!! I only wish that I knew about this treatment sooner. I would definitely recommend...Read More
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JZ in Mount Pleasant, SC – Aug 17, 2017
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Over the past 10 years, Dr. O'Day and his staff have been extremely friendly, informative and caring during all of my MANY visits. I had many concerns and questions about my various eye problems and each time Dr. O'Day took the time to thoroughly explain my condition and my options for best taking...Read More
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KML in Georgetown, SC – Aug 08, 2017
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Great staff, extremely good customer service, friendly, knowledgeable. I spent there a long time with all their high tech machines, which were many, a lot more than any place I have been to before. The place I went to before (in Mount Pleasant too and all before that also) had given me a wrong...Read More
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Mount Pleasant, SC – Jul 21, 2017
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Extremely knowledgeable and helpful. Willing to listen and keep working toward a solution.
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CHN in Sumter SC – Jun 13, 2017
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