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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas Whitaker is Good. Dr. Whitaker has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 2.8
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.4
Spends Time with Me 3.6
Follows Up After Visit 2.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Thomas Whitaker, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Whitaker graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis.


Dr. Whitaker has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Grand Strand Regional Medical Center 
  • Conway Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Thomas Alexander Whitaker MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 42 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Thomas A. Whitaker practice?
Dr. Thomas Whitaker has 1 office location.
Dr. Thomas Whitaker practices Ophthalmology near Myrtle Beach, SC.
See Myrtle Beach Ophthalmologists.