Dr. Karl Waite, MD

Dr. Karl Waite, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Karl Waite, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Daytona Beach, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in ophthalmology.

529 Health Blvd

Daytona Beach, FL 32114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Eye Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
high
more than 88% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Waite'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*

33  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of South Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Retina Institute Of Hawaii
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waite has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waite's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waite to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Waite'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 (1)

After lightening flashes in my peripheral vision, I learned it could be an emergency condition of torn retina & if left untreated, even for a short time, could lead to vision loss. At 4:50 PM, during mandatory evacuation orders for Hurricane Matthew, I contacted Dr. Waite's office. They took me in...more
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