Dr. John Whitehead, MD

Dr. John Whitehead, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. John Whitehead, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Univ Of Az Coll Of Med in 2004 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1229 Madison St Ste 1250

Seattle, WA 98104

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Top Care Areas

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Strabismus
normal
more than 80% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
normal
more than 71% of peers
Corneal Ulcer
normal
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Whitehead'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Presbyopia
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects

5  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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

  • Univ Of Az Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Good Samaritan
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Moran Eye Center, University Of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whitehead has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitehead's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitehead to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Whitehead's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

would not recommend him! Took my insurance money put in a product( eye plug) fell out within an hour. Said he would order a smaller one and call me when it came in, and just come in he will put another one in at no cost. They never called me after I called them three times to check. When I finally...more
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While Dr. Whitehead is professional and appropriate, the same can not be said for his office personnel who make errors and then blame the patient.
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