Dr. Donald Stephens III, MD

Dr. Donald Stephens III, MD

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Dr. Donald Stephens III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tallmadge, OH and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic vitreous surgery, and more.

518 West Ave

Tallmadge, OH 44278

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AultCare Insurance Company
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
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Dr. Stephens III' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Retina Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stephens III treats Retina Diseases more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Stephens III treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Eye Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stephens III performs Eye Surgery more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Stephens III performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Vitreoretinal Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stephens III performs Vitreoretinal Surgery more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Stephens III performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Stephens III' conditions and procedures:

Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Black Eye
Blindness
Cataract
Cataract Removal Surgery
Cataract Surgery Complications
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Diseases
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Drusen
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Endophthalmitis
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eye Injuries
Eye Surgery
Floaters
Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma
Headache
Hyphema
Iridectomy
Iridocyclitis
Macular Degeneration
Macular Edema
Macular Hole
Macular Pucker
Macular Pucker Surgery
Marfan Syndrome
Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
Ocular Hypertension
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Posterior Vitreous Detachment
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Refractive Lens Exchange
Repair of Eye Laceration
Repair of Retinal Detachment
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Retina and Vitreous Surgery
Retina Diseases
Retinal Artery Occlusion
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Detachment With Break
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Edema
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Ischemia
Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
Retinal Laser Surgery
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Surgery
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retina-Vitreous Disorders
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Sarcoidosis
Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
Senile Cataracts
Surgery, Trauma
Sympathetic Uveitis
Traumatic Injuries
Ulcer
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vision Loss
Visual Field Defects
Vitrectomy
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Vitreous Detachment
Vitreous Diseases
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide outstanding care in a timely and caring manner.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Retina Specialists Of Alabama, Llc
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Montefior Med Ctr Albert Einstein Coll Med
Residency Hospital
1997
Summa Health Systems/Akron City Hospital
Internship Hospital
1996
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1992
Kent State University
Undergraduate School
2002
2000
1997
1996
1992

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Stephens III' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stephens III

4.3

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
16.129032258064516%
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I moved from Cincinnati to Ravenna in 2013. I was here 2 weeks and had issues with my retina. Had to have an emergency appt on Saturday night, and Dr met me at his office in Streetsboro. Ended up having eye surgery on the following Monday. I would highly recommend Dr Stephens for any eye issues. I...Read More
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Dr. Stephens is the best Opthamologist I have ever seen. He goes above and beyond for his patients. He is very understanding and explains everything in great detail. He has my utmost trust in treating my vision.
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I would like to start this review out by saying Dr. Stevens is an amazing Doctor! I would recommend him to anyone I know. I was in a major car accident which left me almost completely blind in my right eye. I was told at the Hospital that I would loose my eye and never see out of it again. Dr....Read More
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Dr. Stephens answered an emergency call at a area hospital and saved the sight of a very grateful women with a detached retina. That women was me. I had been told no one was available to do my surgery.It was suggested I go home and follow up on Monday. (two days later) My father had a detached...Read More
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Dr. STEPHENS recognized a problem and started treatment immediately. He attacks Macula aggressively and hopefully will slow this process as much as possible. Very caring man and wonderful staff
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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