Dr. Gary Wallace, MD

Dr. Gary Wallace, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(11)
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Dr. Gary Wallace, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Idaho Falls, ID. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. 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

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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."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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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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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wallace to family and friends
4.7
based on 11 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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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 (6)

in Shelley, Idaho |
Dr Wallace is very professional and explains everything he is doing and answers my questions in a manner which is easy to comprehend. His staff are polite and courteous, his office is clean and welcoming. The waiting time for my appointments has always been minimal. I would recommend him to...more
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in Rigby |
My experience with Dr. Wallace was excellent. I had cataracts in both eyes. Dr. Wallace and the surgical center staff were professional and friendly. I realize that not everyone has the same experience but I was able to see out of each eye the same day after surgery.
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Idaho Falls, ID |
Dr Wallace is great! He was very thorough and attentive to my concerns and needs and answered all my questions in a way I could understand. He has a very pleasant personality and I will definitely refer my friends and family to him in the future.
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in Rigby, ID |
I am very happy with Dr Wallace! He performed surgery on my eye to install a shunt to help control the pressure in my eye. He called me the evening after surgery to see how I was doing. He is professional and yet very personable. He and his office has a comforting manner. He is helpful and...more
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Daniel, wy |
Dr. Wallace is incredibly knowledgeable and I consider him to be the best ophthalmologist I've ever seen. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Wallace accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
    Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Advantage Plus
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Meritain Health
  • Pacific Source
    Medicare HMO
    Medicare PPO
  • PacificSource
    Pacific Source
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Wallace has admitting privileges

Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center
3100 Channing Way
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
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