Dr. John Pitcher III, MD

Dr. John Pitcher III, MD

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Dr. John Pitcher III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 2008 and specializes in ophthalmology.

5757 Harper Dr NE

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Davis Vision
  • March Vision Care
  • Medicaid
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)

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Top Care Areas

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Eye Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Pitcher III does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal 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

  • Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Pitcher III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Pitcher III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pitcher III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pitcher III to family and friends
3.5
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Pitcher III's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

in Silver City, NM |
Dr. Pritcher is friendly and takes time to discuss your condition and explain options for treatment. I felt he took a personal interest in my medical needs.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pitcher III accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Davis Vision
  • March Vision Care
  • Medicaid
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
    Presbyterian Health Plan, Inc.
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Pitcher III has admitting privileges

Lovelace Medical Center
601 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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