Dr. John Zilis, MD

Dr. John Zilis, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. John Zilis, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University in 1983 and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery and ophthalmology.

8101 E Lowry Blvd Ste 210

Denver, CO 80230

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Zilis'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

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Colorado State Universiity
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Dallas County Hospital District (Parkland Health)
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University of Texas Southwestern (Parkland Hosp)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zilis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zilis' Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zilis to family and friends
10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Zilis' 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
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