Dr. John Waters, MD

Dr. John Waters, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. John Waters, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Flint, MI and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from NWU FIENBERG SCH OF MED in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

5055 W Bristol Rd

Flint, MI 48507

Contact Information

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

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

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

Dr. Waters's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Waters "Choosing an experienced and skillful surgeon is critical. Choosing a helpful, knowledgeable and available staff is worth its weight in gold. Complete Eye Care has both. Our phones are always answered by a friendly staff member. We are on call 24/7. We respect your time and will see you promptly. We make sure to explain our care thoroughly and in a way that is easy to understand. We listen. We care. We strive for excellence every day!"

4  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Waters does not have any board certifications listed.

58  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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19  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intralase
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • 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

Dr. Waters has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Waters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waters' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waters to family and friends
45 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
    (42)
  • 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

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (23)

I visited Dr. Waters office for the first time. I was very impressed with his entire staff, especially Jennifer, who did the majority of my eye exam. What a caring and patient young lady. Dr. Waters impressed me with his manner and his insight into my vision issues. I am still in the adjustment...more
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I am so glad my friend recommended Dr. Waters for my Lasik surgery. They made sure I was well informed of what I was going to have done and what to expect after the Lasik surgery. Michelle, Dr. Waters assistant is wonderful, knowledgeable and kept me informed along the way. I didn't feel like I was...more
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Excellent office and doctor. I was able to schedule an appointment very quickly. The wait time in the office was very short. The entire appointment went smoothly and was very efficient. The doctor spent plenty of time with me and I did not feel rushed. The entire staff was very friendly. Great...more
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All of the staff at Complete Eye Care are amazing. Big thanks to Michelle. She took a great deal of time with me to explain every detail of Lasik. She put me at ease. Awesome customer service.
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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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