Dr. John Waters, MD

Dr. John Waters, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(41)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Waters, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Flint, MI. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

5055 W Bristol Rd

Flint, MI 48507

Contact Information

(810) 732-2272

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Drusen
very high
more than 95% 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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertical Heterophoria
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intralase
  • LASIK
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Evanston Hosp/Northwestern
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waters' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waters to family and friends
4.8
based on 41 total reviews (19 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (38)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Waters' 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 (19)

in Fenton |
Besides being a highly skilled ophthalmologist, Dr. Waters is a fine gentleman. He greets all patients with a smile on his face. He asks questions not only about one's general health, but about interests and hobbies. He answers all questions about any exam or procedure with respect, and concern...more
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in Flushing, MI |
Very thorough and friendly
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in Chicago, IL |
Dr. Waters performed cataract surgery, explaining each type of lens offered and helping me choose the one that was right for me. The care that I received before, during and after was excellent. Dr. Waters is kind, patient and extremely skilled. Jennifer, the technician who worked with me...more
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Flushing, MI |
The eyes are one of the most important facets of life. You need to trust the person taking care of them and feel comfortable with discussing issues, pre-surgical procedures, follow up discussions, and everyone involved in those processes. The professional staff at Complete Eye Care and Dr. Waters...more
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in Grand Blanc, MI |
I have been a patient of Complete Eye Care for about 20 years. Dr. Waters has done surgery on me twice, on my mother and other members of my family. The doctor and the staff are just excellent and they never make us wait at an appointment. I would not consider going anywhere else!!!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Waters accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
    Group Employees PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
    Preferred PPO
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus of Michigan
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Waters has admitting privileges

Hurley Medical Center
1 Hurley Plz
Flint, MI 48503
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McLaren Flint
401 S Ballenger Hwy
Flint, MI 48532
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