Dr. Thomas Teather, MD

Dr. Thomas Teather, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Thomas Teather, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1478 Highland Ave Ste A

Melbourne, FL 32935

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
high
more than 81% of peers
Floaters
normal
more than 77% of peers
Exophoria
normal
more than 63% of peers

Dr. Teather'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*

27  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

1 Sanction
  • Unknown (8/22/2002)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr. Thomas Charles Teather, Lic #050924, Docket #2003-0012

    NATURE OF COMPLAINT

    The physician has voluntarily surrendered his license as the final disposition of disciplinary proceedings presently pending or which could be brought against him.

    ACTION TAKEN

    Voluntary surrender of license

    State: Georgia
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Maryland General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Maryland General Hospital/Friedenwald Eye Inst.
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tenn /Le Bonheur Chldns Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Teather has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Teather has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Teather's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Teather to family and friends
57 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (57)

  • 5
    (37)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Teather's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

After having vision problems for 72 years I have never had such an explanation of my condition but Dr. Teather fully explained my problem. Amazing Dr. with great knowledge and great bed side manner. Very highly recommend. Also great staff. Carl Jess
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Office staff is completely inept. Don't waste your time.
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Dr. Teather was great with my autistic three year old. He's not warm and fuzzy, but he knows what he's doing. Explained everything in great detail . Wasn't put off by my son who cried the entire exam. I would definitely recommend him.
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I am an adult who needed strabismus surgery for double vision following 3 botched cataract surgeries elsewhere. Staff was efficient, friendly, very competent. Dr. Teather explained everything fully & was very patient with me, a terrified patient. If not for this gifted surgeon, I would have been...more
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My son had been a patient of his for 5 years now. He has performed eye surgery on him, with a fantastic outcome! Sometimes his bedside manner is lacking, but I think that his experience and knowledge more than make up for it!! I competley trust him with my sons condition!!
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