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About Dr. John R Fitz

Dr. John R Fitz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Farmington, MO. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Fitz has received 5 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

14 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John R Fitz is Excellent. Dr. John R Fitz has been rated by 14 patients. From those 14 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John R Fitz is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Precision Eye Care

140 Westmount Dr
Farmington, MO 63640
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Specialties

Dr. John R Fitz 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. John R Fitz has the following 10 expertise

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Pain
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Cataract
  • Blindness
  • Vision Issues
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Eye Exam
  • Glaucoma

Board Certifications

Dr. John R Fitz is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

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Five Stars

Competence and friendly. Excellent precicion and excellent surgery. Worth traveling to.

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Eye care

Dr. Fitz has always been friendly as well as his staff. I like the idea that he personally calls me in the evening after any surgery to make sure I'm doing ok. I would highly recommend him.

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Five Stars

The staff are great! They are so friendly and very patient! Dr. Fitz was very thorough and knowledgeable and I was very pleased with his service!

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Outstanding - I trust him with my eyes

Dr Fitz is through, professional, and instills confidence in his patients. The breadth and depth of his knowledge never cease to amaze me and he is able to explain in simple and understandable terms the complex procedures and operations of the eye and his proposed treatments for my specific problems. I highly recommend him for his professionalism and his patient care. He is outstanding and I trust him with my eyes.

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Five Stars

Dr. Fitz is a professional in the first degree. He keeps up with the latest developments in eye care,is an outstanding surgeon and is always cheerful and positive in his dealings with his patients. I would give him the highest rating.

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2013, 2014, 2016)

    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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State

    Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their 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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2016)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1982

  • University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John R Fitz accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
    • Anthem MO Blue Preferred Options
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry KS PPO
    • Coventry MO HMO POS
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • Coventry OA EPO Exchange - KS/MO
    • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO

Locations & Directions

Precision Eye Care, 140 Westmount Dr, Farmington, MO
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