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About Dr. James J Koster

Dr. James J Koster, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Phoenix, AZ. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Koster has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

20 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James J Koster is Great. Dr. James J Koster has been rated by 20 patients. From those 20 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. James J Koster is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Affiliated Eye Surgeons

3330 N 2nd St Ste 600
Phoenix, AZ 85012
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Specialties

Dr. James J Koster has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. James J Koster has the following 10 expertise

  • Corneal Diseases
  • Eye Pain
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Exam
  • Cataract
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Blindness
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Glaucoma

Dr. James J Koster has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. James J Koster is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Very highly recommended

Dr. Koster is a wonderful doctor who really cares about the well being of his patients.He does not make you feel rushed and always takes the time to answer any and all questions we have had.The surgery that i had went well and my recovery was very good.He is caring and compassionate and excellent in his field of medicine.I highly recommend Dr. Koster.

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Dr James Koster MD Outstanding Eye Doctor!

This is one Eye Doctor that I highly canrecommend. He did excellent work on removing my catracts from both eyes andI am a 74 year old senior citizen and soI cannot say enough good things about him.

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Corneal Transplant

Amazing work, very thorough. Calm manner. Eye turned out perfectly with a 1 yr surgery to full recovery timeline.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. James J Koster accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net AZ PPO HSA
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Affiliated Eye Surgeons, 3330 N 2nd St Ste 600, Phoenix, AZ

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