Dr. John Karickhoff, MD

Dr. John Karickhoff, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 79
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Karickhoff, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Falls Church, VA. He is 79 years old and has been practicing for 50 years.

313 Park Ave Ste G3

Falls Church, VA 22046

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Nearsightedness
very high
more than 91% of peers
Floaters
very high
more than 88% of peers
Farsightedness
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
13

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery

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.

Education

  • Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Duke University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karickhoff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karickhoff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karickhoff to family and friends
4.1
based on 11 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Karickhoff'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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in McLean, VA |
My operation with Dr. Karikhoff went exceptionally well. I suffered an eye injury while playing sports that left me with huge floaters. The two doctors that I went to that were in my Kaiser plan told me that, “Nothing can be done..you will have to learn to live with it.” This left me quite...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Karickhoff accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Karickhoff has admitting privileges

Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
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