Dr. John T. Couvillion, MD

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Dr. John T. Couvillion, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery | Male

RETINA & VITREOUS OF LOUISIANA 10202 Jefferson Hwy Bldg D, Baton Rouge, LA 70809 Get Directions

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Dr. Couvillion specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery and practices in Baton Rouge, LA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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    I was the first patient Dr. Couvillion gave the Jetre injection to which dissolved the cyst on my retina. The treatment was successful. He is a kind doctor. He listens to you and takes time with you. I highly recommend him.
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    Specialties

    • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acquired Coloboma
    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Anterior Scleritis
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blindness
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cataract Surgery Complications
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chorioretinitis
    • Chronic Endophthalmitis
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Dry Eyes
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Disease
    • Eye Infections
    • Eye Trauma
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Floaters
    • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Headache
    • Hyphema
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Migraine
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pars Planitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Telangiectasia
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Still's Disease
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Ulcer
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Procedures Performed

    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Tulane University School Of Medicine
    • Residency Hospital
      Tulane University School Of Med
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Baylor Com

      Completed in 1999

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    Dr. Couvillion's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Couvillion's Office & Staff

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    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Couvillion

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients