Dr. Justin M Risma, MD - Reviews

Ophthalmology Iowa City, IA

About Dr. Justin M Risma MD

Dr. Justin M Risma, MD is a doctor primarily located in Dubuque, IA. Their specialties include Ophthalmology.

Dr. Risma has received 3 awards.


Get Directions University Of Iowa Hospitals And Clinics
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City , IA 52242


Dr. Justin M Risma has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

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. Justin M Risma has the following 9 expertise

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


3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016, 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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2017, 2018)

    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 Award (2016, 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.


Gundersen Lutheran Health System



Graduated in 2010

Dr. Justin M Risma Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
    • Coventry IA PPO
    • Coventry MO PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
  • Wellmark
    • Wellmark Alliance Select

More about Dr. Justin M Risma

Dr. Risma graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine in 2010. Dr. Risma works in Dubuque, IA and 2 other locations and specializes in Ophthalmology. Dr. Risma is affiliated with UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital and University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.

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