Dr. John Petro Jr, MD

Dr. John Petro Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. John Petro Jr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hattiesburg, MS and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1980 and specializes in ophthalmology.

102 E Hospital Dr

Hattiesburg, MS 39402

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Petro Jr "For over 75 years, the Green Eye Institute has provided complete eye care with a personal touch. Our physicians are committed to the provision of comprehensive, state of the art, total eye care. You can have the confidence you will always see a physician, not a technician, for your eye evaluations, surgery, and ongoing treatment. It's part of the Green Eye Institute philosophy of providing high quality lifelong care for your entire family."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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5  Procedures

  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Ms
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petro Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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