Dr. Dwight Perry, MD

Dr. Dwight Perry, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
(24)
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Dr. Dwight Perry, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4102 N Roxboro St

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(919) 595-2000

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Perry'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • State University Of New York At Stony Brook
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perry has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Perry does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Perry and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Perry's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perry to family and friends
24 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Perry's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

My entire family has been seeing Dr. Perry for years. I personally have been seeing him for 10+ years. He perform LASIK on my husband and I both. He is an incredible doctor. He is always professional, direct and knowledgeable of the latest procedures. His staff is always friendly and very...more
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This doctor ruined my eyes with laser surgery telling me I was a good candidate which I was not as later told to me by a Duke optomologist and there is no fix. Avoid this doctor!
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Dr. Perry did an excellent job on my eyes in 2012. I had PRK in one eye and Lasik in the other eye. The best money that I have ever invested.
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When my doctor retired I saw Dr. Dwight D. Perry for the first time. Without any preface Dr. Perry stunned me when he said I needed cataract surgery. I started to ask how my vision could have changed in one year, Dr. Perry said, "Don't interrupt me." He continued with a rapid monologue and when...more
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Biggest mistake I ever made was to trust this guy with my surgery, he truly doesn't care about the well being of his patients. The surgery was a disaster and I am still dealing with the consequences of his actions, unfortunately there is no recourse against him because of the documents you sign...more
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