Dr. Gregory Temas, MD

Dr. Gregory Temas, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Gregory Temas, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

725 Highland Oaks Dr Ste 101

Winston Salem, NC 27103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Temas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Temas "Dr. Temas, dr. Murdock, Dr. Flaherty and the Temas Eye Center staff are all highly trained and dedicated to providing each patient the eyecare they need."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Temas "Our Doctors and Staff treat all our patients like we would treat our own family. We understand that eye problems can be very frightening which is why we strive to provide the most advanced treatments available in the most comfortable environment possible."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Infections
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Ocular Herpes (Herpes of the Eye)
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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25  Procedures

  • Astigmatism Correction Surgery
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Baldwin Wallace College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Catalys Femtosecond Laser Refractive Cataract Surgery Certified
    Other Education | Completed 2014
  • Lensx Femtosecond Laser Refractive Cataract Surgery Certified
    Other Education | Completed 2012
  • Visx Laser Refractive Surgery Certified
    Other Education | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top 10 Surgeons in US, 2010
  • First in area to perform multiple advance procedures & surgeries, 1991 to Pr
  • Top Lasik Surgeons in US, 2005-2010
  • First in NC certified in LenSx Laser Cataract Surgery, 2011
Media & Publications
  • Reader's Choice Award, 2007-2011

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Temas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Temas to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Temas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
Dr. Temas Says:

We appreciate and welcome all comments. Even though we cannot predict the future, we try to be as transparent as possible and hope you will give us a chance to provide you the best care possible.


Patient Comments (2)

My grandmother had cataract surgery in 2014. She was 81 then and they had her sign a "homemade" insurance waiver she didn't understand and charged her $900 an eye for a "cosmetic" lense. When I had an investigator check into it they became defensive, told me that it was an optional "cosmetic"...more
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My eyes are much worse than before cataract surgery. Everything is blurry and I have double vision. And he doesn't care. When I went to him with my problems, he said, " I have patients worse off than you are." That does not help me any at all.
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