Dr. John Taylor, MD

Dr. John Taylor, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Taylor, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Independence, MO. He is 65 years old.

4741 S Cochise Dr

Independence, MO 64055

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 88% of peers
Lazy Eye
high
more than 87% of peers
Diplopia
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
48

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Menorah Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Truman Medical Center / Umkc School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusettes Eye & Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taylor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taylor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taylor to family and friends
3.8
based on 10 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Taylor'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
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Blue Springs, MO |
Dr. Taylor is the best. I have total confidence in him. He knows his profession, is very professional in dealing with his patients, and very easy to communicate with. He's a blue collar doctor that makes you feel very relaxed and very comfortable in the chair. I had a serious eye issue and he got...more
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Lees Summit, MO |
Dr. Taylor is a great doctor.
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Blue Springs, MO |
Dr. Taylor accurately made a difficult diagnosis for my daughter, which prevented her from having permanent vision loss. He is very caring. He's been our family's ophthalmologist for many years and I completely trust his judgment.
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in Independence, MO |
Dr. Taylor has been my eye doctor of choice for several years. Suffering from Diabetes, annual eye exams are imperative. Dr. Taylor has done several of them. He is knowledgeable, thorough and a genuine pleasure to be around. He explains what is happening with my vision and why. I trust Dr....more
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Shawnee, KS |
this guy is a Quack doctor!!!! talks down to patient shouldnt even have a license not worried about fixing the problem as making money off of test and other crapmedicine. he says he's the best there is somebody needs to wake him up don't waste your time seeing this guy.
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Dr. Taylor accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Taylor has admitting privileges

North Kansas City Hospital
2800 Clay Edwards Dr
North Kansas City, MO 64116
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