Dr. Mark Patron, MD

Dr. Mark Patron, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 37
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mark Patron, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Tufts University in 2006 and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery and ophthalmology.Read his story

8101 E Lowry Blvd Ste 210

Denver, CO 80230

Contact Information

(303) 261-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Patron's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Patron "Mark E. Patron, MD was born and raised in Indianapolis, IN. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with honors. He earned his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his ophthalmology residency training at the New England Eye Center at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA. Dr. Patron finished his training with a two-year fellowship in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery at the combined Retina Group of Washington, Georgetown University Hospital, and Washington Hospital Center fellowship in Washington, DC- one of the top clinical and highest surgical volume programs in the country. Dr. Patron is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of retinal and macular diseases. His particular interests include retinal detachment repair, macular surgery, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and retinal imaging. He has published scientific papers and presented research at national ophthalmology meetings. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Patron enjoys food, travel, music, and spending time with his wife Erika, son Andrew, daughter Izzy, and their French Bulldogs, Bella and Oscar."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patron "The mission of Colorado Retina Associates is to provide state-of-the-art, safe and effective retina care, knowing that compassion is equally important in the care of our patients."
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Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • St Francis Hospital Of Evanston
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Tufts Univ Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Georgetown Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patron has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patron's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patron to family and friends
3.7
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Patron's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very thorough, knowledgeable, pleasant, no nonsense... 1 little suggestion; trim nails, they scratched my lids
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Dr. Patron and his staff were very caring and helpful during all of my visits. He is very good at helping me understand what I need to do to help my condition as well as informing me how he is going to treat my condition. He has a warm presents.
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