Dr. Wendell Danforth, MD

Dr. Wendell Danforth, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 8
    Sanctions

    Dr. Danforth has received 8 sanctions

    More What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • Inappropriate personal relationship with patient(s)  (5/20/2016)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: North Carolina
    • Multiple Categories  (2/11/2016)
    • Action Taken: Revocation, Surrender, Suspension of Controlled Substance License
    • Summary: Danforth, Wendell Calvin MD: License # MD-12871: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has disciplinary action in another jurisdiction; which he failed to disclose to the Board substance abuse. ACTION TAKEN: The Hawaii Medical Board issued a Final Order in which the physician is ordered to SURRENDER his DEA license for 2 years; must comply with terms and requirements of monitoring agreement and successfully complete residential or intensive longitudinal day treatment process.
    • State: Hawaii
    • Unprofessional Conduct  (7/25/2014)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: North Dakota
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (4/17/2014)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Iowa
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (3/8/2014)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Minnesota
    • Other  (12/19/2013)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: South Carolina
    • Professional Misconduct  (10/28/2013)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: North Carolina
    • Other  (5/29/2013)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: North Carolina
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  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Danforth has 1 board action

    More What are board actions
    • Other  (3/4/2014)
    • Action Taken: Other
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: South Dakota
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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Education

  • Medical School
    J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ

    Graduated in 1990

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

    Completed in 1991

  • Residency Hospital
    Washington Hosp Ctr

    Completed in 1994

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Washington Hospital Center

    Completed in 1995

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • Malpractice claims in Hawaii not available
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found
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