Dr. John Devaro, MD

Dr. John Devaro, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Devaro, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology doctor who practices in Savannah, GA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

340 Eisenhower Dr Bldg A

Savannah, GA 31406

Contact Information

(912) 353-1001

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Avesis
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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more than 80% of peers
Paralytic Strabismus
more than 75% of peers
more than 71% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Devaro "We strive to make our patients see their best."


  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diplopia
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Monofixation Syndrome
  • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Strabismus
  • Vascular Disease


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  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mercer University School Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Marquis Whos Who in Health Care, 2009
  • Consumers Union Top Ophthalmologist, 2008
  • Chief Resident in Ophthalmology, 1992
  • Cambridge Whos Who, 2009
  • Marquis Whos Who in America, 2009
  • Consumers Union Top Ophthalmologist, 2009
  • Asst Prof of Pediatrics, Mercer Univ Sch of Med, 2001
Media & Publications

Dr. Devaro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Devaro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Devaro to family and friends
based on 38 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Devaro's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Okatie, SC |
Dr.Devaro is a great professional, very polite, thorough and knowledgeable. I can easily say that he is one of the best doctors I have ever met, and I work in health care. Dr.Devaro operated on both of my twins, he explained procedure in great detail, answered all the questions and made us feel...more
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Thank you so much for your kind words. We are very happy and proud of how well your children are doing!
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Savannah, GA |
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Union City, GA |
My 5 year old son was so nervous to go to the eye doctor for the first time. Dr Devaro, his nurse & office staff were so kind & good with him. We had a great experience. Awesome pediatric friendly doctor
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Eye exams can be scary for children. We are happy to hear that it went well!
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in Savannah, GA |
This is one of the best practices I have ever experienced. Dr. Devato and his entire staff are wonderful. They 're kind, gentle and patient....especially dealing with a child like mine who can be more than a handful.
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Thanks so much for your kind comments and review. We are happy that you had a great experience!
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in Savannah, GA |
Dr. DeMarini is amazing. He is very helpful, and explains every thing very well. And chooses the best alternative for you and your child's needs. Very attentive.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Devaro accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Avesis
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Choice HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Simplifi
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Devaro has admitting privileges

Candler Hospital
5353 Reynolds St
Savannah, GA 31405
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Memorial Health University Medical Center
4700 Waters Ave
Savannah, GA 31404
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