Dr. John Hetherington II, MD

Dr. John Hetherington II, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 87
Dr. John Hetherington II, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1960 and specializes in ophthalmology.

55 Stevenson St

San Francisco, CA 94105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Hetherington II's Experience

Dr. Hetherington II's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

3  Conditions Treated

  • Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1961
  • University Calif San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1964
  • University Calif Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hetherington II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hetherington II's Reviews

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Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Hetherington II's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is absolutely the best doctor! Is responsive to his patients concerns. And understanding of their needs. His experience;, professional accomplishments; and mentoring of younger doctors; are a credit to his lifelong career in the Glaucoma field of Opthamology.
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