Dr. Mark Griswold, DO

Dr. Mark Griswold, DO

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mark Griswold, DO is an ophthalmology specialist in Oro Valley, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1521 E Tangerine Rd Ste 301

Oro Valley, AZ 85755

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

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Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 84% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Flint Osteopath Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Michigan Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Griswold has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Griswold's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Griswold to family and friends
2.8
based on 23 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Griswold's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

NO RECOMMENDATION HERE: Dr. Griswold performed cataract surgery on May 11, 2017 promising correction of near and far sight. I paid the additional $2500 (overpriced by other surgeon's prices) for the 'near sight' portion, since insurance only covers correction of far sight. Post surgery, I had...more
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I've been going to Dr Griswold for over 3 years. Very good service, and friendly staff. He did both cataracts with no problems. My vision is 25/20 for the first time in my life.
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What should have been a routine cataract surgery developed into a nightmare. Husband went in on Thurs, perfect vision on Fri. No vision on Sat. Dr. couldnt see him until Mon pm. Ended up in emergency surgery that evening by a cornea specialist to perform a vitrectomy due to major staph infection....more
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I was rushed through my last 2 visits. The examinations were not very thorough and the assistant was extremely rude. I changed to another doctor who gave me a very thorough exam using more modern equipment and spending more time to discuss my vision issues. Another note: Dr. Griswold was 4...more
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Wow! What a poorly run Doctor’s office. I had an appointment today and was slowed by construction traffic. So I called to let them know I was on my way, but would not be there early as they had requested and I had planned. They wanted me to reschedule, but I had already taken off of work and been...more
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