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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Destafeno, Ophthalmologist is Excellent. Dr. Destafeno has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Destafeno, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal Diseases
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Destafeno graduated from Albany Medical College. He has 6 awards.

Hornaday Fellowship Award for Best Fellow in Ophthalmology at Duke University
"Top Physicians" in Philadelphia Magazine
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
"Top 250 Premium IOL Surgeons" in Premier Surgeon magazine
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Main Line Today Top Doctor *


Dr. Destafeno has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Jennersville Regional Hospital 
  • Chester County Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. John J Destafeno MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. John J. Destafeno practice?
Dr. John Destafeno has 9 office locations.
Dr. John Destafeno practices Ophthalmology near Exton, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Philadelphia, PA and Durham, NC.
See Exton Ophthalmologists.