Dr. John Vickers, MD

Dr. John Vickers, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Vickers, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Bohemia, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3330 Veterans Memorial Hwy Ste 9

Bohemia, NY 11716

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
high
more than 81% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 64% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
normal
more than 62% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Winthrop-University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vickers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vickers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vickers to family and friends
5.0
based on 16 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Vickers' 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)

in Lake Grove, NY
Dr. Vickers has been our family's ophthalmologist for 18 years. He is not only a good eye doctor, but also very personable and courteous, and very informative: he will take the time to answer questions and teach about vision. I would definitely recommend him.
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in Mineola, NY
As both a healthcare practitioner and a patient I can say, without reservation, that Dr. Vickers is one of the most knowledgeable, caring and compassionate physicians I have known.
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Dr. Vickers is always professional yet kind and caring. Always has a minute to talk and explains the process very well.
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