Dr. John Josephson, MD

Dr. John Josephson, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
Dr. John Josephson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Robert Wood Johnso Med Sch in 2007 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

3998 Fair Ridge Dr Ste 105

Fairfax, VA 22033

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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more than 89% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 87% of peers
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Josephson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Josephson "Dr. Josephson is a Board Certified Fellowship trained ophthalmologist serving Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William Counties for many years with compassion and highest level of care."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Josephson "Compassion and highest level of care!"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

67  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage


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15  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • No-Stitch Corneal Transplantation (DLEK)
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Robert Wood Johnso Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Georgetown University Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Georgetown University Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University of California, San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Josephson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic, Egyptian
  • Farsi
  • Korean
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Josephson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Josephson to family and friends
39 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Josephson'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
Dr. Josephson Says:

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Patient Comments (31)

Excellent care, all office staff are welcoming, but very professional. Dr. Josephson answered all my questions. He did not rush me through the visit. If you are looking for a highly competent doctor with a great office team this is the right practice to call.
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Dr. Josephson has it all going. He has an outstanding staff and he provides a positive experience and excellent outcome. I couldn't ask for more.
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Outstanding doctor, very personable.and very thorough in his treatment.
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Dr. Josephson is friendly and pleasant. He is extremely capable and competent and has a top-notch office staff. I am an 80-year-old type 2 diabetic with high blood pressure. My eyes were very hard to dilate, but Dr. Josephson handled these challenges with no problem. His office is in an ideal...more
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My experience with Dr. Josephson (and staff) was wonderful. I felt like I was his only patient. He spent as much time with me as I needed. He even addressed me in the waiting room as if he had known me a long time. in other words, I wasn't ;just another patient. The surgery was a piece of...more
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