Dr. Neil Atodaria, MD

Cataract Surgery  |  
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Age 42
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Dr. Neil Atodaria, MD
Dr. Neil Atodaria is a native of Arizona and has spent most of his life in the Valley. Upon graduating from high school, he was accepted to college and medical school at the same time and earned a combined BS/MD degree in Ohio. After medical school, Dr. Atodaria spent a year pursuing research opportunities with the University of Arizona ophthalmology program. There, he began to cultivate his interest in glaucoma as well as his desire to help medically underserved populations. Part of his research included a vision screening program for children of the Tohono O'odham Nation in southern Arizona. During his subsequent ophthalmology residency at the University of Arizona, he held the distinguished position of Chief Resident. He pursued additional advanced training, completing a prestigious fellowship in glaucoma at the Moran Eye Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Returning to the Valley was always a goal for Dr. Atodaria, and in 2005 he joined Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma and advanced technology cataract surgery. He serves patients in our Phoenix, Mesa, Sun City and Surprise locations. Dr. Atodaria is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the Phoenix Ophthalmological Society. In addition to providing care in our practice, Dr. Atodaria enjoys volunteering his time and expertise for the benefit of those who are less fortunate. He has worked with a local Native American tribe and performed cataract surgery in Ghana, West Africa. Soon, he will travel to India as part of a medical mission team. Outside of medicine, Dr. Atodaria enjoys the outdoors, sports and raising his two children.

4800 N 22nd St

Phoenix, AZ 85016

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Dr. Neil Atodaria, MD

Dr. Neil Atodaria, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Admar
  • Advantra
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Avesis
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Bridgeway Health Solutions
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • 23 More

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Glaucoma
  • Nearsightedness
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Cataract Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Arizona Ophthalmology Program
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Moran Eye Ctr-U Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Atodaria's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Atodaria to family and friends
2.7
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Atodaria'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
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Buckeye, AZ |
I wouldn't recommend Dr. Atodaria based on my experience. He was assigned to me for cataract surgery and additionally, after meeting with him, for istent surgery for glaucoma. I found him to be arrogant when asked basic questions. My initial feeling was I need to go to someone else. I wish I'd listened to my intuition. I had the surgery performed by Dr. Atodaria and have had issues (pain in the eye) ever since. I definitely WILL NOT GO to him for my other eye.
in Sun City West, AZ |
Dr. Atodaria is an extremely patient doctor who takes the time to explain in layman's terms what glaucoma is and how it is affecting one's eyes. He welcomes questions, and provides clear, understandable answers. He is an extremely precise doctor who tries to make his patient's comfortable, even if they are like me -- squeamish about having someone work around one's eyes. Finally, he is proactive in addressing early serious symptoms recommending surgery if needed. Top-notch surgeon.
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Dr. Atodaria accepts 37 insurance carriers
  • Admar
  • Advantra
    Freedom
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Avesis
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Bridgeway Health Solutions
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Gila River HealthCare
  • Health Choice of Arizona
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
  • HealthStar
  • Humana
    Vision Care Plan (VCP)
  • Indian Health Service
  • Maricopa Health Plan
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • MultiPlan
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • Nationwide
  • Opticare
  • Phoenix Health Plan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Spectera
  • Starmark
  • Superior Vision
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Today's Options
    Medicare Advantage
  • Triwest
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Vision Benefits of America

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