Dr. Stephen Wigginton, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(4)
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Dr. Stephen Wigginton, MD
Dr. Stephen Wigginton, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Fort Worth, TX. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

4950 Overton Ridge Blvd

Fort Worth, TX 76132

Contact Information
Dr. Stephen Wigginton, MD

Dr. Stephen Wigginton, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Dry Eyes
high
more than 86% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 80% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wigginton "* To provide high-quality eye care in a caring, friendly atmosphere * To promote understanding of eye diseases * To value and respect our patients with the same compassion and dignity as we would our own family members"
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • George Washington University School Of Med and Health Science
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • St Joseph's Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University MD
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1995
  • Rho Chi Pharmaceutical Honor Society, 1988
Media & Publications
  • Choosing initial and combination medical therapy for glaucoma., Sept 2000
  • Primary drug treatment for glaucoma: beta-blockers versus other medications., March 2002
  • Postoperative Descemet membrane detachment with maintenance of corneal clarity after trabeculectomy., June 2000
  • Comparison of calcium ionophore and receptor-activated inositol phosphate formation in primary glial cell culture., Feb 1992

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wigginton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wigginton to family and friends
3.3
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Wigginton's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Texas |
Poor service. Rude
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wigginton accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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