Dr. Linder Wingo, MD

Dr. Linder Wingo, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
Dr. Linder Wingo, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read his story

2441 E Fort King St # 100

Ocala, FL 34471

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantica
  • Aetna
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Argus Insurance
  • Assurant Health
  • Avesis
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Wingo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wingo "­The eye, although often overlooked, is an essential yet highly sensitive and complex structure that allows us to see the world around us. At my office, I combine 38 years of medical practice with most cutting edge technology available to provide my patients with the best care possible. My goal is to help patients maintain strong, healthy eyes throughout their lives and reduce their risk of degenerative ophthalmic conditions."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wingo "Whether my patients come in for an acute ophthalmic condition, a routine eye exam, or an eye surgery—my patients are guaranteed to receive the best medical care in the Ocala area. Depending on the type and severity of each patient's individual conditions, I am sure to cater to their individual needs—often this can include medication, corrective lenses, laser treatment, or surgery. I am also equipped to provide preventive care to reduce the occurrence and severity of ophthalmic conditions and keep my patient's eyes in ideal health. When you combine state-of-the-art equipment and techniques with my advanced skill, the result is crystal clear.    "

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Wingo does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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14  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery
  • YAG Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty

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.


  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Riverside Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Al Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Wingo has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Wingo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wingo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wingo to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Wingo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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Patient Comments (5)

Terrible wait time. Poor service.
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Went to get an updated check on my vision and cataract. Needed new glasses and contacts. I received a pair of glasses that do not improve my vision. When I explained this 3 times at follow up visits, I am always told, wait 3months and come back for a recheck. I hear them say that to everyone. I...more
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Dr.Wingo is a very good Dr. Very threrull,considerate,and lets you know what he's checking for when putting anything in your eyes.And he explains everything to you so you understand everything. And the staff is wonderful too!! No long wait time!!
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My experience with my 5 year old was horrible. The staff would ask what the picture was and could be a milk carton, but the staff would correct my 5 year old by saying "housey". I think from any parent from a professional if going to correct a child the least they could do is pronounce what the...more
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Have always had a pleasant appointment. He explains diagnosis and procedures so I can understand what is going on with my sight. His staff is pleasant and professional and they also explain test that are done and help answer questions. Never had a bad experience.
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