Dr. Joseph Hosner, MD

Dr. Joseph Hosner, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Joseph Hosner, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Kalamazoo, MI and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Wayne State Univ Som in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology and other.

333 Turwill Ln Ste A

Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Contact Information

(269) 373-3937

Insurance Accepted

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

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more than 99% of peers
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more than 93% of peers
more than 86% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Other

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

71  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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16  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Goniotomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wayne State Univ Som
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • St John Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hosner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hosner's Reviews

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16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hosner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Unbelievably poor experience as a new patient. In calling to set appointment based on a referral from my optometrist I was grilled by whomever answered phone as to what type of treatment I needed. No idea that's why I WAS coming to you. Terrible experience.
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Please do not take your child here yo ANYWHERE else. He couldn't tell the difference between my 4 month old and my 2 year old. He didn't do throughough testing on my child just the basic after 2 er visits and a referral to him and said it's ok you don't need to follow up. Had to go to holland to...more
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Dr . Hosner and his staff are very nice , they are patient and they take the time to explain things in great detail. .
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Dr. Hosner and his staff are very efficient and courteous. Procedures were well-explained and questions were answered completely. Follow-up was timely and thorough. I am thrilled with the results of the surgeries and highly recommend Dr. Hosner. He is a great surgeon with a full patient load,...more
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The Doctors and the staff are very caring and always making sure their patients are well taken care of and the doctors have a great 'bedside' manner.
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