Dr. Thomas Croley, MD

Dr. Thomas Croley, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Thomas Croley, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read his story

3133 SW 32nd Ave

Ocala, FL 34474

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Croley's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Croley "Thomas L. Croley, MD is a board-certified ophthalmologist. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Oklahoma in 1982 and finished his medical internship and ophthalmology residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. He has received specialized training in cataract and laser vision correction, LASIK/PRK and intraocular lens implantation."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Croley "Good medicine is a partnership, Dr.Croley offers his patients quality care with the latest technology, all at one convenient location."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

87  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Bilateral Cataracts
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Error
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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31  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Med University SC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Med University SC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Croley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Croley's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Croley to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Croley's 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 (7)

I've never seen such a well run staff as I have in this Dr office. Everyone was efficient and friendly without exception. Dr. Crowley was knowlegable and helpful in dealing with my sudden eye problem. They got me in right away. I really felt taken care of.
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Dr. Croley did my cataract surgery with multifocal IOL this summer. Best decision I ever made! He thoroughly explained the benefits and risks of the procedure and answered ALL my many questions. From start to finish this office made me feel important and cared for. I'm presently seeing 20/20...more
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I recently had lens replacement surgery done by Dr. Croley on both eyes. Everything about my experience was positive! My vision is now 20/20 in boyh eyes! I would highly recommend Dr. Croley and his staff to anyone needing a procedure for their vision.
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This office works like a factory asembly line, with the same "script" used by the employees...."sit in the big black chair." The doctor spent a maximum of 2 minutes with me, was abrupt when I asked a question and actually answered with, "As I just told you..." I wasn't being obnoxious, I just had a...more
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Great experience!!!!! I love the doctor and the staff!
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