Dr. Whitton Potampa, MD

Dr. Whitton Potampa, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Whitton Potampa, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Kirkland, WA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

11919 NE 128th St Ste A

Kirkland, WA 98034

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Top Care Areas

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Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
normal
more than 82% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
normal
more than 76% of peers
Graves' Disease
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Potampa'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*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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10  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Providence Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Eye Inst-Med Coll Wisc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Potampa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Potampa's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Potampa to family and friends
20 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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

Dr. Potampa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Not listen about patient's concern, very busy and seems doesn't care. more than an hours waiting time from beginning until see Dr. Whitton..
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