Dr. Francis Decroos, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(19)
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Dr. Francis Decroos, MD
Dr. Francis Decroos, MD is a vitreoretinal disease & surgery doctor who practices in Chattanooga, TN. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 11 years. Dr. Decroos is affiliated with Erlanger Medical Center.

1606 Gunbarrel Rd Ste 101

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Contact Information

(423) 756-1002

Dr. Francis Decroos, MD

Dr. Francis Decroos, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 19 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Vitreoretinal Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cystoid Macular Edema
  • Degenerative Disorders
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Lattice Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects
11

Procedures

  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Indocyanine Green Angiography
  • Intravitreal Injection
  • Optical Coherence Tomography
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Duke University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Christiana Care Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Duke Eye Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Decroos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Decroos' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Decroos to family and friends
5.0
based on 19 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Decroos' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Hixson, TN |
Dr. DeCroos and his staff are always friendly, professional and knowledgeable. They put you at ease with the exam. I have full confidence in this team. Would not hesitate to recommend Dr. DeCroos to anyone!
in Turtletown, TN |
Outstanding Has great respect and compassion for his patients. Will do all that is need to save your vision.
in HIXSON, TN |
One of the best and caring Doctors I have ever had. We love him. He saved my vision.
Cleveland, TN |
We use this office for my son. He had a baseball injury so we follow up every year and I have to say we were Blessed to get Dr Decroos and his staff. He happened to be the one on call the evening of the accident. We cannot ask for a better group to have to go thru this with. Everyone we deal with from his office has always been extremely nice and helpful.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Decroos accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth PPO
    Direct POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink PPO
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Keystone Health Plan East
    Keystone Health Plan East HMO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Decroos has admitting privileges

Erlanger Medical Center
975 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN 37403
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