Dr. John Wood, MD

Dr. John Wood, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. John Wood, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Roanoke, VA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

375 Hershberger Rd

Roanoke, VA 24012

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 84% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 90% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Wood'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wood's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wood to family and friends
24 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Wood's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I felt Dr. Wood was very thorough and knowledgeable with my eye problem - cataracts.
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Dr. Wood was professional but friendly, explained my condition clearly, told me what to expect, told me under what circumstances I should contact the office immediately, and arranged for follow-up. I was very satisfied with my appointment.
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First he removed cataracts from my right eye .....then my left. He is caring and considerate and is the best at what he does. Yes, I would and do,. recommend Dr. Wood to all my friends and neighbors. He, like Ali, IS THE GREATEST. Patricia Pascale
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Office very efficient, friendly and took the time to explain everything they were doing.
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professional but friendly and easy to talk to.wants the best for my eyes.
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