Dr. Ronald Hobbs, MD

Dr. Ronald Hobbs, MD

Ophthalmic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Ronald Hobbs, MD is an ophthalmic surgery specialist in Mesa, AZ and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from TX A & M UNIV SYS HSC COLL OF MED in 2008 and specializes in ophthalmic surgery, vitreoretinal disease & surgery, and more.Read his story

140 S Power Rd Ste 105

Mesa, AZ 85206

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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Retina Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 92% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Hobbs' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hobbs "Dr. Ron Hobbs specializes in the diagnosis and management of retinal disease, including surgery to treat diabetic eye disease, retinal detachment, macular hole and many other sight-threatening conditions. After graduating from medical school, he received additional specialized training and experience through a residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center's Dean McGee Eye Institute and a vitreoretinal fellowship at the University of Utah's Moran Eye Center. In addition to caring for patients, he has a strong interest in scientific research and he has co-authored several chapters for ophthalmic reference books. He has been the recipient of several awards recognizing his work and surgical talents, such as the T.E. Acers Resident Award for his research contributions and the Raleigh R. White Surgery Award, which is presented to the senior medical student who demonstrates best overall surgical knowledge and skills. When he's not practicing medicine, Dr. Hobbs is a sports and outdoor enthusiast, enjoying archery, camping, fishing, football, basketball, softball and running. He and his wife have three children. Dr. Hobbs is fluent in both spoken and written Spanish."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hobbs "At Arizona Retina Associates We are committed to utilizing the latest technological advancement to provide cutting-edge medical and surgical ophthalmology treatment."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

15  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Floaters
  • Macular Hole
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

6  Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • Arizona State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Tucson Hospitals Medical Ed. Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University of Utah's Moran Eye Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hobbs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hobbs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hobbs to family and friends
5 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Hobbs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Hobbs is very knowledgeable, and all of the staff are super friendly. We had been to two other specialists, and neither gave us any answers. Dr. Hobbs was able to give us answers quickly, and then he referred us to someone else who is the best for what he diagnosed. We would highly recommend...more
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I am a current patient of Dr. Ronald Hobbs, MD, for macular degeneration. I am receiving injections in my left eye. I was very scared at the procedure, but it was very minimally invasive and I barely felt any pain. About 2 weeks after my first injection my sight got better. It's not 100% yet, but I...more
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Dr. Hobbs is excellent.. I saw him this summer for a retinal problem requiring surgery. His staff got me in the same day and he spent a lot of time explaining the problem and treatment. His medical acumen is commendable. But as well, he is a very personable and compassionate doctor. His bedside...more
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My experience with Dr Hobbs has been Nothing but great very caring and very professional thoughout a difficult time for me. Thank you
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Extremely thorough, professional and responsive. I highly recommend Dr. Hobbs for any retinal care. I was seen and treated for a tear in my retina in a an incredibly short time.
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