Dr. John Carver, MD

Dr. John Carver, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. John Carver, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Provo, UT and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1976 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1055 N 300 W Ste 210

Provo, UT 84604

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Macular Hole
very high
more than 99% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Neovascularization
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Carver'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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

  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Virginia Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carver has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carver's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carver to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Carver'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I have been seeing Dr. Carver for years for retinal problems. He has performed one major surgery on me and multiple laser repairs. He literally saved my sight after a doctor at the UU made a mistake. I would highly recommend him. Not only does he have a world class reputation, but he is kind,...more
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I have been Dr. Carver’s patient for 23 years. I am grateful I found him. He's like a brother to me. He has slowed my inevitable blindness, due to a rare retinal disease which I have. Dr. Carver is tireless in his efforts to save my sight. I trust Dr. Carver. He performed open-eye surgery on me...more
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I am a type one diabetic, and had a experience where i was out of town with one of my eyes. IHC called Dr Carver and he was very helpful. I made an appointment and it was the best thing i could of done. My eyes need surgery. and Dr Carver explained everything perfectly. He didn't sugar coat...more
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