Dr. John Ammons, MD

Dr. John Ammons, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. John Ammons, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1666 S University Blvd

Denver, CO 80210

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Exotropia
high
more than 91% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
high
more than 83% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Ammons'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. Ammons "Our doctors and staff are dedicated, well informed and provide First Class Customer Service to all of our patients. Our goal is to provide the best technology available, coupled with the finest patient care. To learn more about how Colorado Ophthalmology Associates can help you achieve clearer vision, schedule a consultation with one of our physicians today in Denver or Lakewood."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergies
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis
  • Vision Loss
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16  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

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Colorado
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Presbyterian - St Luke's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University of Colorado Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ammons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ammons' Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ammons to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Ammons' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Ammons did a wonderful job, several years ago, in PAINLESSLY (and I was awake) surgically removing my cataracts, and putting in new (artificial, acrylic) lenses. My vision is better now (crisp, clear), than it ever was. Colors are vibrant, natural, and I still marvel at this great result of his...more
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