Dr. Thomas Stone, MD

Dr. Thomas Stone, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. Thomas Stone, MD is a vitreoretinal disease & surgery doctor who practices in Louisville, KY. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.Read his story

6420 Dutchmans Pkwy Ste 70

Louisville, KY 40205

Contact Information

(502) 895-2600

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 98% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Stone's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Stone "Thomas Stone, M.D. Dr. Stone has been a practicing retina specialist at Retina Associates of Kentucky since 2002. After residency and serving as the chief resident at Duke, he did his vitreoretinal fellowship at Emory University. He has also been, and continues to be, an invited speaker at numerous national meetings, and is the Editor of the PAT Survey (a survey of the worldwide retina community sponsored by the American Society of Retinal Specialists). He has published numerous articles and served as an advisory board member for numerous organizations. His clinical interests include macular degeneration, diabetes, uveitis and retinal detachments. Dr. Stone and his partners at Retina Associates of Kentucky are involved in cutting edge research on many retinal diseases including; wet and dry macular degeneration, histoplasmosis, and diabetes via the Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network, or DRCR. Training: Undergraduate BS: Dartmouth College, Magna Cum Laude Medical School MD: University of Buffalo, Summa Cum Laude Residency: Duke University Eye Center, Chief Resident Fellowship: Emory University Eye Center, Vitreoretinal Disease "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stone "Our Mission is to provide the best possible care to any patient with a disorder of the retina, macula or vitreous in a compassionate, personalized, and timely manner.

We will provide a comprehensive, state-of-the-art mix of diagnostic, and medical and surgical treatment services, through a network of offices convenient for our referring doctors and patients.  We will strive to provide the most compassionate care for all patients.  We will dedicate ourselves to the future of our profession by training the nation's top new retinal surgeons, and by engaging in meaningful, cutting-edge research."

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Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
41

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Black Eye
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pars Planitis
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

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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

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stone has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stone's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stone to family and friends
4.6
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Stone's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Louisville, KY |
Dr. Stone is THE person to see if you have any kind of problem with your eyesight, especially the retina! He is knowledgeable, thorough in his exams and in his explanations of your condition and your options for treatment. Dr. Purkiss also helped with my diagnosis. Retina Associates is a much...more
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in Louisville, KY |
Excellent job of explaining retina issue and treatment to fix. Took all time needed to answer all questions. Very professional.
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Norton Hospital
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