Dr. John Knippers, MD

Dr. John Knippers, MD

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Dr. John Knippers, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Show Low, AZ. He has been practicing for 11 years. Read his story

1610 S White Mountain Rd

Show Low, AZ 85901

Contact Information

(928) 537-3937

Insurance Accepted

  • Admar
  • Advantra
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Avesis
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Bridgeway Health Solutions
  • 27 More

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Glaucoma
high
more than 78% of peers
Dry Eyes
high
more than 76% of peers
Cataract
normal
more than 53% of peers

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Dr. Knippers' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Knippers "Dr. John Knippers provides comprehensive medical and surgical eye care, including cataract surgery and glaucoma diagnosis and management. He was born in Boise, Idaho, and raised in Portland, Oregon. He is a graduate of the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed his internship at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wis., and his residency program at the University of Washington in Seattle, where he served as Chief Resident in his final year. Dr. Knippers is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and has been called upon to share his expertise by speaking to groups of ophthalmologists on topics such as ocular trauma. Dr. Knippers lives in Pinetop with his wife and four children. In addition to enjoying time with his family, he likes outdoor activities, including hiking and skiing. He has also traveled to Mexico to provide surgical care to those in need."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Knippers "Our Mission: To provide world class eye care while using leading edge technology. We offer highly trained surgeons, doctors and staff to produce quality outcomes in a compassionate and patient centered environment."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Knippers does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Visual Field Defects
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pterygium Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Med Coll Of Wi
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • St Joseph Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Knippers has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Knippers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knippers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knippers to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Knippers' 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
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Knippers accepts 36 insurance carriers
  • Admar
  • Advantra
    Freedom
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Avesis
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Bridgeway Health Solutions
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Gila River HealthCare
  • Health Choice of Arizona
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
  • HealthStar
  • Humana
    Vision Care Plan (VCP)
  • Indian Health Service
  • Maricopa Health Plan
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • MultiPlan
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • Nationwide
  • Opticare
  • Phoenix Health Plan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Spectera
  • Starmark
  • Superior Vision
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Today's Options
    Medicare Advantage
  • Triwest
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • Vision Benefits of America

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Hospitals where Dr. Knippers has admitting privileges

Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center
2200 E Show Low Lake Rd
Show Low, AZ 85901
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