Dr. Michael Coatney, DO

Dr. Michael Coatney, DO

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Michael Coatney, DO is an ophthalmology specialist in Pueblo, CO and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology.

27 Montebello Rd

Pueblo, CO 81001

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Colorado Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Nearsightedness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Coatney'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Coatney "As an eye care provider at Rocky Mountain Eye Center our mission is to offer world-class, patient-centered vision care with hometown professional values.  We are focused on improving and maintaining the quality of life and visual well-being of the local individuals and families we serve.  Our staff provides the highest quality vision correction experience in Southern Colorado using state-of-the-art technology, contemporary medical training, ethical standards, trust, and confidence as our guide.  Stop by and visit one of our 8 locations.  You will find a friendly staff and a board of primary, medical, and surgical eye care specialists that are  leading the way in vision improvement and preventative care.  Visit us at http://www.rockymountaineyecenter.com/ for more information."
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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

70  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Low Vision
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Photokeratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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12  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • LASIK
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • 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

  • Colorado State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Fitzsimons Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Fitzsimons Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coatney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coatney's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coatney to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Coatney'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Coatney was the surgeon for removing my cataracts, inserting the lenses and performing one of the follow up Yag procedures. I have been very happy with the results and feel extremely grateful for his skill and professionalism.
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