Dr. Jared Parker, MD

Dr. Jared Parker, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Jared Parker, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University of Utah in 2004 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

5770 S 250 E Ste 410

Salt Lake City, UT 84107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Lazy Eye
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more than 92% of peers
more than 82% of peers
more than 75% of peers

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Dr. Parker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "Dr. Jared W. Parker is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in cataract and refractive surgery as well as the treatment of diabetic eye disease, macular degeneration and glaucoma. Before joining Ungricht Parker Eye Associates, Dr. Parker held teaching appointments as a clinical instructor at the University of Michigan and Ann Arbor Veterans Hospital. Dr. Parker received his medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine, and completed his residency training in Ophthalmology at the Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan, where he received the Walter R. Parker Resident Teaching Award. Throughout his medical training and practice experience, Dr. Parker's work has appeared in several publications, presentations and research endeavors. He has also donated his time and services to several organizations including guiding young students interested in a career of medicine and performing free eye examinations at community health fairs."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "At Ungricht Parker Eye Associates we strive to provide compassionate and complete eye care for each family member using the latest medical and surgical technology."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

59  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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26  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Utah State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University of Utah
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • L D S Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parker's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Parker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Parker performed cataract surgery on both eyes. I was very nervous about the procedure and he calmed my nerves very professionally. The questions I had were answered with clarity and good description. Surgeries went awesome and I now have 20/20 vision after years of nearsightedness. The care...more
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