Dr. Ronald Holweger, MD

Dr. Ronald Holweger, MD

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Age 72
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Dr. Ronald Holweger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hays, KS and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1904 E 29th St

Hays, KS 67601

Contact Information

(785) 650-0600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Blindness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Neovascularization
very high
more than 93% of peers
Strabismus
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Holweger'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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

  • Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Fitzsimons Army Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Fitzsimons Army Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Holweger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Holweger's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Holweger to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Holweger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

When you finally get to see him, Dr. Holweger is a friendly and courteous doctor who explains well what is wrong with you, but the wait times to get to see him are absurd. On my latest visit, it took well over an hour and a half for the doctor to see me. What is perhaps the most infuriating part of...more
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I had right eye cataract surgery and was completely pleased with everything! A few weeks later, I had the right eye done and it was a totally different experience! Apparently the assisting nurse was in training and every time the dr asked for irrigation, she bumped the table and he 'yelled' (yes,...more
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Holweger. Very knowledgeable and a skilled surgeon. I have had one cataract removed and am very satisfied.
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