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Vishak J. John, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

142 Ratings
41 Comments

Vishak J. John, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Diseases and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous, Macular Degeneration, Retinal Detachments, Retinal Diseases and Diabetic Eye Disease, Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP), Pediatric Retinal Diseases

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4091
Department: 336-716-4091

Email: vjohn@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Wake Forest University, 2003
  • M.D., Boston University School of Medicine, 2007
  • Internship, Emory University Hosp, 2008
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, Emory University Hosp, 2011
  • Fellowship, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 2013

NPI Number

  • 1255515623
Vishak J. John, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

142 Ratings
41 Comments

Vishak J. John, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Ophthalmology

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-4091

Email: vjohn@wakehealth.edu

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Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests

Diseases and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous, Macular Degeneration, Retinal Detachments, Retinal Diseases and Diabetic Eye Disease, Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP), Pediatric Retinal Diseases
Vishak J. John, M.D.

Vishak J. John, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Ophthalmology

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Vishak J. John, M.D.142 Ratings
41 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
4.1



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

7/20/2015

Great doctor. great communicator, and efficient.

7/15/2015

Would highly recommend!

7/15/2015

He is a very good doctor does not talk a lot but gets to the point very fast does not waste any time and is a very busy man I understand very smart in thinking

7/14/2015

I have had only good experiences with doctor in several areas.

7/9/2015

Great experience - good service.

7/1/2015

After my 1st visit to a strange office, I left feeling secure with any future service.

6/23/2015

A wonderful doctor!

6/10/2015

My fine experience with *Dr. John and I really like him -

6/2/2015

Good.

5/17/2015

It's hard to be excellent, but you guys are close.

5/4/2015

All good.

4/21/2015

*Dr. John is an excellent physician in all ways - he is what every doctor should be -

4/16/2015

Good.

3/18/2015

Can't imagine any better treatment.

3/12/2015

Very good experience.

3/10/2015

ecellent care

2/24/2015

I have been extremely pleased with *Dr. John. He explains things fully and seems to really care about what he is doing. I have recommended him to many people.

2/23/2015

the care [provider was very thorough and explained things to me what had happened and what I should do about it and very courteous I would recommend the doctor to all my friends very good doctor and knows what he is talking about in my estimation thank you again

2/21/2015

Dr. John has been great. He told me from the beginning that he believed he could help me, and my vision continues to improve under his care. He reviews my file before my appointment so as not to waste my time when he comes in to see me. He is patient, courteous, caring, professional, knowledgeable, and very skillful. I have no hesitancy in recommending him and the Eye Center staff.

2/20/2015

*Dr. John VERY HELPFUL - excellent doctor w/diagnosis, treatment & delivery of service.

2/20/2015

Dr. John did an amazing job with my son. He took the time to consider the best options for my son now and how those options would affect him in the future. He is always very friendly and personable and makes me & my son both feel very comfortable being under his care.

2/14/2015

Care provider definitely showed great caring of my problem, offering recommendations for future care and treatment in terms that I understood.

2/5/2015

Was very pleased with *Dr. John.

1/26/2015

excellent provider save my eye sight in both eyes .

1/21/2015

DR. JOHN AND NURSE COLLINS ARE SOME WONDERFUL PEOPLE.

1/14/2015

He spent time listening & explaining and invited my wife into the room. Excellent communicator.

1/12/2015

Very satisfactory

12/31/2014

Dr John is a kind caring understanding and very professional.

12/30/2014

very good experience

12/19/2014

Every aspect of my appointment & care very professional.

12/7/2014

I have been treated with respect and care could not ask for a better group of people to take care of me

12/1/2014

Very good.

11/11/2014

Dr. John is awesome!

11/6/2014

Excellent provider. Highly skilled and gifted in retinal surgery. Very congenial and caring as well.

10/28/2014

Everyone I have met has been helpful and compassionate.

10/28/2014

I am impressed with the quality of care I have received at your facility! excellent service & excellent care & I didn't even know I needed it until my first appointment. I have been in very good hands!

10/28/2014

Referring back to the October 20th appointment, I experienced the least amount of time spent with the doctor -- his exam was typical of past appointments but very rushed. Otherwise, the rating would have been VERY GOOD.

10/24/2014

Good.

10/8/2014

The doctor seemed more interested in completing the visit than actually dealing with patient concerns.

10/1/2014

I always feel like I have gotten the best care possible when I see Dr. John. All of the staff are considerate and very helpful. Even my 91 year-old father thinks the care we get is excellent and he hasn't complained about wait times.

9/29/2014

Doctor John explained my tests and answered my questions. I feel good about my care.

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