Dr. John Avallone, MD

Dr. John Avallone, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. John Avallone, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Arnold, MD and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Science in 1986 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and ophthalmology.

83 Church Rd

Arnold, MD 21012

Contact Information

(410) 757-2778

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Diplopia
normal
more than 80% of peers
Hypertropia
normal
more than 79% of peers
Hypotropia
normal
more than 50% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chalazion
  • Cyclophoria
  • Cyclotropia
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Presbyopia
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Science
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Naval Med Center San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Avallone has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Avallone's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Avallone to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Avallone's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Avallone is a fabulous doctor. He really cares about his patients. I highly recommend him as a doctor. He has helped my daughter with some tough eye problems. He is a good listener and he really cares. More doctors should be like Dr. Avallone, we'd all be better off!
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My daughter was diagnosed with Strabismus as a toddler by Dr. Avallone and also had corrective surgery with him. He is a saint in our eyes and I have yet to meet a parent that doesn't rave about him. My daughter loves him because he is kind, compassionate, funny and always puts her at ease during...more
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Dr. Avallone is wonderful. My 10 month old daughter required surgery on a clogged tear duct. Dr. Avallone and his staff comforted my daughter and I before and after her surgery. You can really tell he cares about his patients and has a big heart. Couldn't ask for a better Ophthalmologist!
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Dr. Avallone is amazing. He is currently treating our daughter that has JIA (Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis) which can cause problems with the eyes. His practice is very child friendly and uses toys for props and movies to help the child become involved and interested in the tests that are done. He...more
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