Dr. Joseph Iuorno, MD

Dr. Joseph Iuorno, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Iuorno, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Colonial Heights, VA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from St George's University in 2000 and specializes in ophthalmology.

280 Charles H Dimmock Pkwy

Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Corneal Ulcer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Iuorno "West End Ophthalmology will aspire to provide the finest general and subspecialty eye care in the areas of cornea, external diseases and refractive surgery. We will strive to consistently meet or exceed the service and patient care expectations of our patrons by investing in staff education and new treatment modalities. We will maintain a comfortable, warm and pleasing environment which is available and accessible to each patient. Finally, we will ensure that we provide ample time for each patient and listen to each of your concerns."


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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.


  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • St Joseph's Hosptial Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • SUNY Upstate Med University/Josephs Hospital Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Mn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iuorno has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Iuorno's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iuorno to family and friends
based on 33 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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Dr. Iuorno's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

in richmond
I would not recommend this doctor to anyone. I saw him to see about some issues unrelated to cataracts, but he immediately jumped to cataracts saying they required removal. .He scheduled the surgery for both eyes. I watched the cataract video in his office and felt I had only 1 of 4 or 5 of the...more
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in Richmond, VA
If you need your drops refilled - just know you will jump through hoops to get what you need... the staff can be unapologetically rude.
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in Chesterfield, Va.
I found Dr. Iuorno to be very professional and able to put me at ease while treating me for health issues with my left eye. I would gladly recommend him to family and friends.
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in Richmond, VA
Dr. Iuorno performed lens replacement surgery on me. He was professional, courteous, and confident...his demeanor was reassuring and the results of the surgery have given me new life with regard to my vision! I'm grateful and couldn't have had a better medical experience.
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in South Hill, VA
Dr. Iourno is such a blessing!!! I had been to eye doctors for close to 10 years and had been given steroid drops and ointments to use, which are not good for you on a regular basis. I went to him and he told me I had dry eyes, so all along I was using those steroids for nothing. I use refresh...more
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