Dr. J Rowsey Jr, MD

Dr. J Rowsey Jr, MD

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Age 75
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Dr. J Rowsey Jr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Largo, FL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1968 and specializes in ophthalmology, cornea & external diseases, and more.Read his story

1030 W Bay Dr

Largo, FL 33770

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rowsey Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Keratitis
high
more than 83% of peers
Eye Infections
high
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Rowsey Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rowsey Jr "I have a continued interest in solving eye disease problems in the areas of corneal disease, dystrophies, infections and refractive errors. My research and patient care has been dedicated to solving difficult challenges which face the ophthalmologist. "

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Cornea Guttata With Anterior Polar Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, C
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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22  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • No-Stitch Corneal Transplantation (DLEK)
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Vitrectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rowsey Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rowsey Jr's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rowsey Jr to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 4
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Dr. Rowsey Jr'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Rowsey was my doctor when I had my cornea transplant over 40 years ago at the Dean McGee Eye Institute. I have the same cornea and my current Opthalmologist is one of his students Dr Soper. I just wanted to thank you for the prayers and the gift of sight that you gave me. Thank you
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Amazing doctor!!!
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This is a wonderful man he performed my post op visit, after Dr. John did my cataract surgery. He is such a genuine, kind loving man, who you can tell loves what he does every day. He made me feel right at home and I felt in such capable hands. I can see better than I have ever in my life thanks to...more
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