Dr. James Loden, MD

Dr. James Loden, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. James Loden, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Paris, TN and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

1024 Kelley Dr

Paris, TN 38242

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's 1st Choice
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Baptist Health Services Group
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 81% of peers
Cataract
normal
more than 74% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Loden "I take pride in offering my patients the highest quality and most personalized patient care, with the experience and reputation they can trust, along with the highest quality service. I have performed over 100,000 vision correction surgeries over the past 17 years and I am proud to provide my patients with the most advanced technology in Ophthalmology."

6  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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21  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • David Lipscomb University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Tn College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tn Grad School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cornea Consultants Of Indiana
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Loden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Loden's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Loden to family and friends
82 total reviews (19 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (82)

  • 5
    (74)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Loden'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 (19)

I don't recommend Dr. Loden if you are looking for a doctor to help you make informed decisions on an elective surgery. Price of procedures? How necessary is one procedure compared to another? He will act offended and proceed to tell you, in a condescending manner, that based on those questions you...more
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Dr. Loden took the time to help my dry eyes heal so that I could have LASIK. I have not been able to see anything without my glasses and I was 20/20 a day after the procedure. I would highly recommend this to anyone thinking about getting it done, but only at Loden Vision!!
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Dr. Loden performed cataract surgery on both eyes and I am extremely pleased with the results. My lense replacement options were explained in great detail and he and his staff put all concerns about the actual surgery to rest. If you are thinking about cataract surgery but have been putting off...more
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Amazing job!! Dr. Loden and his staff were great to work with. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable about the iLasik procedure. Dr. Loden was very thorough from the initial consultation to post opt procedure. I would highly recommend Dr. Loden for any ophthalmology needs.
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Came to Loden Vision for an emergency of the eye and they saved his eye. Everybody was amazing, met us at the front door and everyone was very helpful even during a late night call.
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