Dr. Gary Wallace, MD

Dr. Gary Wallace, MD

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Dr. Gary Wallace, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Idaho Falls, ID and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

2295 Coronado St

Idaho Falls, ID 83404

Contact Information

(208) 524-8600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pterygium
very high
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 90% of peers
Drusen
very high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Wallace's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wallace "Dr. Wallace is a board certified ophthalmologist, and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. When other Idaho Falls doctors and their families need eye-care, they choose Center for Sight. When you want to see the best, call Center for Sight."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wallace "Dr Wallace has implemented some of the most advanced procedures and leading edge technology in ophthalmology today. At Center for Sight, we want to provide you with the most advanced care possible. Some of our procedures include cataract surgery, and state of the art treatment for glaucoma. We utilize the latest proven medical techniques, lasers and medication to manage and treat glaucoma, diabetic eyecare and cataracts."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Soft Contact Lenses

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Transitional Internship Baylor College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wallace has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wallace's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wallace to family and friends
20 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Wallace's 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 (15)

From my first appointment to the most recent, Dr. Wallace has spent the time to extensively explain my diagnosis, and the options for treatment. He and his staff always allowed me to ask as many questions as I had. In return, I always received the professional, reassuring information I needed. My...more
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Dr. Wallace is a very talented surgeon. He is kind and gentle.
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Dr. Wallace was extremely knowledgeable in his field, willing to listen to our concerns, explained all procedures clearly, honest about his expectations for results, had a very caring bedside manner, was as excited about our results as we were, and literally restored sight to my husband from...more
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Dr. Wallace and his staff gave excellent care. The surgery went extremely well. Follow up was excellent.
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Evreything went fine. Dr Wallace was willing to explain things clearly.
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