Dr. Karl Stonecipher, MD

Dr. Karl Stonecipher, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Karl Stonecipher, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Greensboro, NC and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1002 N Church St Ste 103

Greensboro, NC 27401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Stye
very high
more than 95% of peers
Strabismus
normal
more than 75% of peers
Paralytic Strabismus
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Stonecipher'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Ulcer

5  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

1 Sanction
  • Prescribing Drugs/Controlled Substances to Friends/Family (9/19/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • McGee Eye Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Stonecipher has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Stonecipher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stonecipher's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stonecipher to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Stonecipher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Stay away from this Dr. I actually heard him tell and intern to do the surgery. I told him I wanted him to do it and he became irate! He tells me "It doesn't matter, it's easy to do, stop being difficult". I said good Lord are you kidding me? I'm not your Guinea pig Mr! I left immediately. I...more
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If I could give better than 5 stars, I would do so with no hesitation. Dr. Stonecipher and the staff at the office as well as the surgical center were all just stellar. I couldn't be happier!!
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I have Sjogren's (dry eyes). For 5 weeks after macular pucker surgery performed by Dr. Sanders my eyes were so painful the only activity I could handle was lying in bed listening to audio books. After Sanders released me I made an appointment with Dr. Bevis, my opthamologist. Dr. Bevis examined...more
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