Dr. Wendy Doneyhue, MD

Dr. Wendy Doneyhue, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
46 y/o
(5)

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Dr. Wendy Doneyhue, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 15 years. She specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read her story

Ochsner Health Center - Covington

1000 Ochsner Blvd

Covington, LA 70433
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus

Learn about Dr. Doneyhue

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Top Care Areas

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

Blepharitis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 90% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Doneyhue'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. Doneyhue's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Doneyhue "Dr. Wendy Doneyhue earned her medical degree from Wake-Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC. She completed her internal medicine internship at Eastern Virgina Medical School Hospitals and Ophthalmology residency at LSU Eye Center / LSU Medical Center. Dr. Doneyhue has been on staff since 2008."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Doneyhue "I support a patient's decision/ right about their treatment plan. I take the time to educate and encourage patients to be involved in all aspects of their care. I listen, value a patient's input and attend to their individual needs. I communicate in a clear, timely manner and share all pertinent information. I treat patients and their families with dignity, compassion and respect."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Exophoria
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts

5  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • University of Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Lsu/Ochsner Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Doneyhue has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Doneyhue's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Doneyhue to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

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4.5
based on 198 total reviews (56 with comments)
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Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Doneyhue'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

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Doneyhue Says:
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I appreciate you taking the time to provide me with feedback that will be shared with others. This feedback is valued by me and my practice so that we can continuously improve upon our patient's experience. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach me or my staff at (985) 639-3777.

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Patient Comments (1)

My husband is the patient and has been advised to have cataract surgery on his left eye. We have heard several dates all in June so there is confusion. You can't call directly to your office . The person answering the phone only has what is on the computer. June 8 pre-op and not in her computer...more
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