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Dr. Matthew Ward, OD

Optometry ·  Male · Age 33

Dr. Ward

Dr. Matthew Ward, OD is an optometrist in West Des Moines, IA. He specializes in optometry, cornea & contact management, and more.


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(515) 223-1266

Dr. Ward accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care of Iowa
Coventry Health Care of Iowa PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Dr. Ward's conditions and procedures:

  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Cataract
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses

About Me

At Valley Eye Clinic, we like to challenge the status quo.  Dr. Ward's approach to dry eye treatment rivals any dry eye experience you may have had.  Allow Dr. Ward to work with you to hear your concerns, and establish a customized dry eye treatment plan. Relief from dry eye is in your future!

Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Cornea & Contact Management

Education

2012
Ohio State University / College Of Optometry
2008
Creighton Univ
Undergraduate School
2012
2008

Dr. Ward's Reviews

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4.9

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Dr. Ward seems to want to provide the best vision to his patients that is possible
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Dr. Ward is very professional and knowledgeable in his field. His practice uses the most up-to-date diagnostics and has a great staff.
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Dr Ward was great at helping me finally find a contact that I could see clearly. Having been to the clinic multiple times trying several pairs of contacts, Dr Ward was persistent in making sure I walked out of the office seeing to my best ability. Thank you Dr Ward and the Eye Care of Iowa.
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The experience of the entire visit wasn't excellent, but Dr. Ward specifically was. Would gladly recommend.
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He was great with my child. Very informative and helpful.
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