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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Folk is Excellent. Dr. Folk has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. James Folk, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroid Diseases
  • Cryosurgery
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Injuries
  • Fungal eye infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Inherited Retinal Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Optic Nerve inflammation (Optic Neuritis)
  • Penetrating Eye Injuries
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Scotoma
  • Uveitis
  • Vision Disorders
  • Vitrectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Folk graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Eye Diseases
Eye Injuries
Retinal Diseases
Vision Disorders
Vitrectomy

Affiliations

Dr. Folk has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • University Of Iowa Hospital & Clinic 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Calvin Folk MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. James C. Folk practice?
Dr. James Folk has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Folk practices Ophthalmology near Iowa City, IA.
Additional practice locations include: Des Moines, IA.
See Iowa City Ophthalmologists.