Dr. Joseph Weisman, MD

Dr. Joseph Weisman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Joseph Weisman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Roanoke, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology.Read his story

1225 Maple Ave SW

Roanoke, VA 24016

Contact Information

(540) 345-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 98% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
very high
more than 97% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Weisman'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.

Dr. Weisman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Weisman "Graduate of Duke University School of Medicine, Board Certified, 30 years experience, solo private practice providing state of the art eye care in a warm, personalized setting."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weisman "Personalized care, State-of-the-Art technology"

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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18  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • U.S. Air Force Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Wilford Hall Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Wilford Hall Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Jules Stein Eye Inst/UCLA Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weisman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weisman's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weisman to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Weisman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He provides excellent care and offers preventive measures to avoid future problems.
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Dr. Weisman is very thorough and is dedicated to finding the cause of the problem whether common or obscure. Seems to genuinely care about his patients and takes time to answer questions. As the only neuro ophthalmologist within 100 miles, he is dedicated t the cause and extremely knowledgable.
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The staff and doctor were very polite and caring the assured me that I would be fine and the surgery would be a breeze and it was they calmed all my fears. I would recommend this office to anyone.
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