Dr. James Conahan, MD

Dr. James Conahan, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. James Conahan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Highlands Ranch, CO and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

9330 S University Blvd Ste 220

Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 95% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Conahan'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Conahan "Having experienced the ?miracle? of Laser Vision Correction myself, I can speak as both surgeon and patient. I understand how frightening any type of surgery can be which is why it is my goal to be your advocate throughout the entire process of Laser Vision Correction. I want you to feel comfortable with your options, and I will be happy to answer all of your questions and concerns."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

39  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Creighton University Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Scott and White Memorial Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Conahan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Conahan's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Conahan to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Conahan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Conahan himself-4.5 of 5. Not chatty, but efficient and seemingly knowledgeable. Office Support staff- 0 of 5 I wasted my time-- AFTER one apt and setting up surgery dates, etc, Told their surgical center is not on my medical plan. I had asked about doctor, etc. up front because I pretty...more
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So friendly and helpful answered all my questions explained everything very well. didn't feel rushed took his time. and listened to everything I said. very impressed.
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Well, Tuesday will be a week. I walked into Dr. Conahan's office to see him with glasses. I walked out to see him without glasses. Thank you to the fine staff at United Eye Centers in CO. I trusted Dr. Conahan so much I flew from San Antonio, Texas to Denver, Colorado to have him do my Lasik...more
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