Dr. Joseph Parisi, MD

Dr. Joseph Parisi, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Joseph Parisi, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Queen's University Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

360 Pelham Rd

Greenville, SC 29615

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medico
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Top Care Areas

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Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

137  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • 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
  • Best's Disease
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract - Aberrant Oral Frenula - Growth Delay
  • Cataract - Alopecia - Sclerodactyly
  • Cataract - Ataxia - Deafness
  • Cataract - Cardiomyopathy
  • Cataract - Congenital Ichthyosis
  • Cataract - Microcornea Syndrome
  • Cataract Congenital Dominant Non Nuclear
  • Cataract Dental Syndrome
  • Cataract Hutterite Type
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Cataract, Anterior Polar, Dominant
  • Cataract, Autosomal Recessive, Congenital 2
  • Cataract, Congenital Nuclear, Autosomal Recessive 1
  • Cataract, Congenital Nuclear, Autosomal Recessive 2
  • Cataract, Congenital, Autosomal Dominant
  • Cataract, Congenital, Cerulean, Type 1
  • Cataract, Crystalline Aculeiform or Frosted
  • Cataract, Crystalline Coralliform
  • Cataract, Juvenile, With Microcornea and Glucosuria
  • Cataract, Microphthalmia - Nystagmus
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 1
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 2
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 3
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 4
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 5
  • Cataract, Total Congenital
  • Cataract, Zonular
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, B
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, C
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, D
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, E
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, F
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, G
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, I
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, K
  • Glaucoma 3, Primary Congenital, A
  • Glaucoma 3, Primary Infantile, B
  • Glaucoma Acquired Secondary to Intraocular Neoplasm
  • Glaucoma Associated With Systemic Abnormalities
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma in Ciliochorodial Detachment
  • Glaucoma in Epithelial Ingrowth
  • Glaucoma in Intra Ocular Tumours
  • Glaucoma in Iridoschisis.
  • Glaucoma in Phacomatoses
  • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hazy Vision
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Amyloidosis
  • Macular Corneal Dystrophy, Type I
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration, Polymorphic
  • Macular Dystrophy, Atypical Vitelliform
  • Macular Dystrophy, Concentric Annular
  • Macular Dystrophy, Retinal, 2
  • Macular Dystrophy, Retinal, 3
  • Macular Dystrophy, Vitelliform, Adult-Onset
  • Macular Dystrophy, Vitelliform, Early-Onset
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • North Carolina Macular Dystrophy
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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26  Procedures

  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Photocoagulation
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Queen's University, Kingston,Canada
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Queen's University Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • McGill University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Kingston Genl Hospital Queens University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Queen's University, Kingston,Canada
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Ottawa Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Queen's Honors Matriculation Scholarship (for Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario), 1978-1980
  • Honors in Anatomy, 1980-1981
  • Ontario Scholarship, 1978
  • Honors in Biochemistry, 1980-1981
  • Medical Research Council of Canada Studentship in Pediatric Allergy and Immunology -- Awarded by Dr. J Dolovich, McMaster U., 1980-1982
Media & Publications
  • A Clear Improvement, 10-30-07
  • The Scleral Filet Technique for Secondary Orbital Implantation Surgery., 1996
  • Integrating Multifocal IOLs into a General Ophthalmology Practice,
  • Homonymous Hemianopic Field Defects and Driving in Canada, 1991
  • Wyff, 1996

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parisi's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parisi to family and friends
47 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (42)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Parisi'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 (16)

I was ready for cataract surgery. My case was complicated by the fact that I had Lasik surgery several years earlier. They did extensive evaluation and then Dr. Parisi explained the issues to me about the increased difficulty of estimating what lens implant strength would be correct, and gave me...more
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Clemson Eye provides quality care. Always informative about all procedures and compassionate.
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Excellent. Very easy to talk with. Fantastic results from my recent cataract surgery. Can even read the newspaper without glasses
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Dr. Parisi performed my LASIK surgery on 8/4 and I could not be happier! You can tell he knows what he's doing and his confidence is very comforting! My actual surgery took 5-10 minutes and it was easily the best thing I have ever done for myself! I will be back this Friday For my Husband to have...more
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I would recommend Dr. Parisi to anyone who wants to have Lasik done. I recently had Lasik done at Clemson Eye and Dr. Parisi worked on me. He performed the surgery so fast that the time seemed to fly by. And he answered all of my questions following my surgery.
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