Dr. Fred Clayson, MD

Dr. Fred Clayson, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. Fred Clayson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Ogden, UT and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4403 Harrison Blvd Ste 3600

Ogden, UT 84403

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Keratoconus
normal
more than 74% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
normal
more than 71% of peers
Dry Eyes
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Clayson'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*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis

4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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 Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Lds Hospital Ut
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana University In
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American Association Of Med Colleges
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Clayson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Clayson's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Clayson to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Clayson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Fred Clayson is the best doctor ever. I have had him as far back when he did the other eye surgery to correct eyes. He is still so happy and upbeat. Love him. Hate to see him retire. But, he still comes in on Wednesday's. Thats how much he loves his patients.. Judy M
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Dr. Clayson performed Lasik surgery on me several years ago, and promised any touchups I needed in following years would cost $300 per eye. After the surgery it took 2 only years before my vision detoriated and I needed a touch up. Another 2 years after that I my vision is back to where I started,...more
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