Dr. Mohan Iyer, MD

Dr. Mohan Iyer, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Mohan Iyer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Athens, GA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2705 Jefferson Rd Ste A

Athens, GA 30607

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Avesis
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Eye Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

67  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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8  Procedures

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Christ Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Med Coll Wi
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Iyer's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iyer to family and friends
27 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Iyer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I went to Doctor Iyer after being recommended to see him by my ophthalmologist. He was so professional and so thorough and helped me understand the condition from which I was challenged. He did not rush me but spent lots of time explaining my options and what was happening with my eyes. I really...more
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On October 10, 2015 while fixing breakfast I went blind in my right eye. Naturally I paniced and called Dr. Iyer immediately. The blindness lasted only about 10 minutes but his office had me into see him as soon as I could get there. He soon realized that it wasn't my eye itself but quite possibly...more
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Dr. Iyer is an outstanding retinal specialist. His staff is proficient and personable. On one occasion, the office was closed for a holiday, yet, when Dr. Iyer was told of my torn retina, he came in just to treat me. Not many doctors would have done that.
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My husband, John suffered a detached retina diagnosed at 1600. Our Dr referred him to Dr. Iyer. Dr. Iyer and his staff waited for us to drive to Athens to receive treatment, arriving ar 1800. He explained my husband's condition and the available treatment options. John received an in office...more
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He explained my problem so I understood , how he would correct and what I needed to do and expect. He was able to comfort and help me understand what to expect and what I would need to do for myself. I also wanted him to know how well his personnel is trained and how much I appreciated their...more
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