Dr. John Saer, MD

Dr. John Saer, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Saer, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Metairie, LA. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.Read his story

3901 Houma Blvd Ste 310

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Retina Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Retinal Ischemia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Saer's bio

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Saer "Dr. Saer seeks to provide the best retinal care available, in a friendly, courteous and efficient manner."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
27

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Floaters
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • 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

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saer to family and friends
3.3
based on 9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Saer's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Saer accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Saer has admitting privileges

East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
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