Dr. Marc Bodenheimer, MD

Dr. Marc Bodenheimer, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Marc Bodenheimer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

4528 Chapman Hwy

Knoxville, TN 37920

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Stye
very high
more than 97% of peers
Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Bodenheimer'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. Bodenheimer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bodenheimer "Dr. Bodenheimer gained his certifications by the American Board of Ophthalmology in 2000 and the American Board of Eye Surgery in 2001. His other certifications, advanced training, and affiliations include: Certifications and Advanced Training: Tennessee Medical License Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology Certified by the American Board of Eye Surgery VISX CustomVue VISX High Myopia Cornea Research Foundation of America Advanced Cornea Course CustomVue Iris Registration CustomVUe Fourier Wavefront VISX Excimer Laser System for PRK, LASIK, PTK Intralase IEK Certification Professional Societies: American Academy of Ophthalmology American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery International Society of Refractive Surgery Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers Community Affiliations: Elder of Providence Church "
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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

66  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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14  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Erlanger Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of S Fl College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tn College Med Chattanooga
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bodenheimer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bodenheimer's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bodenheimer to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bodenheimer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Pays little attention to patients. Pushed for expensive procedures which turned out to be ineffective, and conducted supersitious rituals during surgery. I have since switched to another Ophthamologist.
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