Dr. Stephen Wigginton, MD

Dr. Stephen Wigginton, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Stephen Wigginton, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from George Washington University School Of Med and Health Science in 1995 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4950 Overton Ridge Blvd

Fort Worth, TX 76132

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Wigginton'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.

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"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  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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5  Procedures

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

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wigginton to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Wigginton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Poor service. Rude
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