Dr. Thomas Ward, DO

Dr. Thomas Ward, DO

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Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o
(25)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Thomas Ward, DO is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Brooksville, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery.Read his story

Vitreo Retinal Surgeons

11373 Cortez Blvd Ste 400

Brooksville, FL 34613
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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

Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Ward'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.

Dr. Ward's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ward "I am a board certified ophthalmologist and a fellowship trained retina specialist. I completed my fellowship with Associate Retina Consultants in Detroit, and was a staff physician at Kresge Eye Institute. I have served as Chief of Surgery at Oak Hill Hospital, and on the Board of Directors of All Saints Surgery Center. In addition, I served on the Board of Examiners for the College of Ophthalmology, and taught as an associate professor at Nova Southeastern and University of South Florida."

1  Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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11  Procedures

  • Avastin® Injection
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Eylea® Injection
  • Lucentis® Injection
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Surgery

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.

Education

  • Concord College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Wv Sch Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Sun Coast Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Doh Bicounty Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • William Beaumont
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Kresge Eye Inst
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ward has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ward's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ward to family and friends
25 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Ward's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (7)

I have never met a more caring and competent retinal surgeon. His concern for my vision was as though it was his own. Dr. Ward performed surgery to repair a macular hole I had developed. Since moving from Florida I have seen two other retinal surgeons both of whom commented on the amazing work...more
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Wonderful Doc & Staff! I'm a Snowbird and started having eye issues, called this office yesterday got an appointment today, had laser surgery for a tear in my retina today! All is well! I had this surgery for the same thing back at home 5 yrs ago and today's surgery was sooo much easier! Thank...more
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Dr saved my eyesight
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Dr.Ward is one of the best.. I was treated like I was the only patient in the office,he spent time with me .. I fully understood everything..
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very knowledgeable..I was pleased with my visit.
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