Dr. E. John Eldridge, MD

Dr. E. John Eldridge, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. E. John Eldridge, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Kenosha, WI and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

1400 75th St Ste 3

Kenosha, WI 53143

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 86% of peers
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
more than 64% of peers
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
more than 63% of peers

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Dr. Eldridge's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Eldridge "Dr. Eldridge is a 1983 graduate and former faculty member of the Northwestern University Medical School, and a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Notre Dame. He completed his residency training in Ophthalmology at the Eye Institute of the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee in 1987. He also completed an additional year of training in retinal diseases while in private practice in Evanston, Illinois. He has been in private practice in Kenosha for over twenty-eight years. Dr. Eldridge is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He has served as Chairman of the Department of Surgery at St. Catherine's Hospital, and as President of the Kenosha Physicians Network IPA. His biography has appeared in Marquis Who's Who in the Midwest, Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Who's Who in the United States, and Who's Who in the World. He was named as an "Outstanding Young Man of America," and he is listed in the current "Guide to America's Top Ophthalmologists." He has been selected as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor in the field of Ophthalmology. He was recently named a member of the IBC "Top 100 Health Professionals.""
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Eldridge "I treat my patients with compassion and respect. I uphold the Hippocratic Oath. I weigh the benefits and risks and look for a "margin of safety" in my recommendations and treatments. I follow the "Golden Rule" in my practice and in my daily life."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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12  Procedures

  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • YAG Laser Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • St Josephs Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Evanston Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Who's Who in the World, 2012
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1979
  • Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2011
  • Who's Who in the United States, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Eldridge has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eldridge's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eldridge to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Eldridge's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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