Dr. Jason Hooton, MD

OphthalmologyMaleAge 36

Dr. Hooton
Accepting new patients

Premier Eye Care of Eastern Idaho

2100 Providence Way Idaho Falls, ID 83404

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(208) 529-6600

Dr. Jason Hooton, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Idaho Falls, ID. He is affiliated with medical facilities Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center and Mountain View Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hooton to book an appointment.


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Experience
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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hooton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Corneal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hooton treats Corneal Diseases more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Hooton treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Ulcer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hooton treats Ulcer more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Hooton treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Eye Infections
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hooton treats Eye Infections more than 43% of his peers

Dr. Hooton treats this condition more than 43% of his peers

Dr. Hooton's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
  • Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retina Diseases
  • Tarsorrhaphy
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty

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(208) 529-6600

Dr. Hooton accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

Dr. Hooton's Reviews

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    Professional, well organized, had all the state of the art diagnostic equipment and most importantly during the pandemic the faculty was spotless. Also, the protocols for distancing, masks, sanitizer and temperature checks before entering could not have been better. I felt safe!
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Frank – Jul 11, 2020
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    Dr Hooton was able to accommodate me on short notice, was considerate about my needs for a quick appointment, and was extremely knowledgeable about my condition.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
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    Idaho falls, ID – Oct 13, 2018
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    About Me

    Biography

    Jason Hooton, MD was born in Rexburg, Idaho and graduated magna cum laude from Brigham Young University-Idaho. He attended medical school as an Idaho...Read more

    Specialties

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

    Education

    Kellogg Eye Ctr Univ Mi
    Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Pittsburgh Med Center/Children's Hospital Of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital
    Spokane-Sacred Heart Med
    Internship Hospital
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    Byu-Idaho
    Undergraduate School

    Languages

    • English
    • Portuguese

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Jason Hooton, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. Jason Hooton, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Hooton frequently treats Corneal Diseases, Ulcer, and Eye Infections. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hooton treats.

    Where is Dr. Jason Hooton, MD's office located?

    Dr. Hooton's office is located at 2100 Providence Way, Idaho Falls, ID 83404. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. Jason Hooton, MD speak?

    Dr. Hooton speaks Portuguese and English. View profile to see all.

    Does Dr. Jason Hooton, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Hooton has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    Locations

    Premier Eye Care of Eastern Idaho

    Premier Eye Care of Eastern Idaho2100 Providence Way Idaho Falls, ID 83404
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    • Hours
      • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
      • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
      • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
      • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
      • Fri: 8:00am - 3:00pm
      • Sat: closed
      • Sun: closed
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    Affiliated Hospitals

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    Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

    Idaho Falls, ID

    70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

    Mountain View Hospital

    Idaho Falls, ID

    79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

    • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)