Dr. M Kathleen Carriker, MD

Dr. M Kathleen Carriker, MD

Ophthalmic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 79
(12)
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Dr. M Kathleen Carriker, MD is an ophthalmic surgery doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. She is 79 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

3125 N 32nd St Ste 100

Phoenix, AZ 85018

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Keratitis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Eye Infections
high
more than 84% of peers
Bell's Palsy
normal
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Carriker does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Laser Surgery

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

  • University Of Colorado
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Humana Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • St Josephs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Carriker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Carriker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carriker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carriker to family and friends
3.5
based on 12 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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

Dr. Carriker's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Phoenix, AZ |
Dr. Carriker is great! She is very knowledgeable and actually takes time with you as a patient, she actually cares about her patients - which is rare in healthcare today. That said, she usually runs about an hour behind, so plan on being at the office for longer than you may originally...more
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Dr. Carriker accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Classic Blue
    Federal Employee Program
    Federal Employee Program BlueVision - High Option
    Federal Employee Program BlueVision - Standard Option
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO

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