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

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

445 Ratings
47 Comments
 

Vishak J. John, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

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

Contact Information

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, Retina, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 2013

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology

NPI Number

  • 1255515623
Vishak J. John, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

445 Ratings
47 Comments
 

Vishak J. John, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)

Research Interests

Retinal Diseases; Retinal Vessels; Retinopathy of Prematurity; Vitrectomy; Vitreous Detachment
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Contact Information

Department: 336-716-4091

Email: vjohn@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Optical coherence tomography angiography of retinal cavernous hemangioma [letter]. Todorich B, Thanos A, Yonekawa Y, Thomas BJ, Faia LJ, Chang E, Shulman J, Olsen KR, Blair MP, Shapiro MP, Ferrone P, Vajzovic L, Toth CA, Lee TC, Robinson J, Hubbard B, Kondo H, Besirli CG, Nudleman E, Wong SC, Kusaka S, Walsh M, Chan RVP,.. Retina. 2017;37(5):e52-e54.

Bilateral central retinal artery occlusion associated with bilateral lymphoproliferative infiltrative optic neuropathy. DeSouza PJ, Hooten CG, Lack CM, John VJ, Martin TJ.. Ocul Oncol Pathol. 2017;3(3):229-234.

Sector retinitis pigmentosa associated with novel compound heterozygous mutations of CDH23. Branson SV, McClintic JI, Stamper TH, Haldeman-Englert CR, John VJ.. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2016;47(2):183-186.

Retinopathy of prematurity versus familial exudative vitreoretinopathy: report on clinical and angiographic findings. John VJ, McClintic JI, Hess DJ, Berrocal AM.. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2016;47(1):14-19.

Chymase/Angiotensin I axis: a pathway for Angiotensin II generation in diabetic human vitreous [abstract]. Rubino SM, Nae AM, John V, Ahmad S, Ola MS, Ferrario CM, Greven C.. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2016;57(12):5431.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)

Clinical Interests

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

Vishak J. John, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Vishak J. John, M.D.445 Ratings
47 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
4.8
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
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
4.0



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.

8/23/2017

He explained everything so I could understand.

8/14/2017

One of the best physicians I have dealt with. He will be missed

8/14/2017

Dr John is the best!

8/12/2017

I recently moved to the area from North Dakota. I was referred to Dr John from by doctor there. Dr John and his staff have been wonderful!

8/3/2017

Dr. John is Awesome,friendly,kind and interested in helping me with my care of my eyes.

7/31/2017

dr. john responded to my eye problem quickly and professionally. I feel very fortunate to get such good care for Avery serious eye problem.

7/31/2017

The facility at Davie Medical Center is very convenient for me I hope I can have all future appointment there.

7/16/2017

I hate surveys

7/13/2017

Dr. John is an excelleent physician. I am glad Dr. Walter referred me to him for my problem.

7/13/2017

Before my eye care was taken over by Dr. John, I was looking for a medical provider from another institution.

7/11/2017

I was referred to Dr John by a colleague of his in Minot, ND. I have recently moved to the area from ND. I was very pleased with Dr John and his staff

6/27/2017

Dr. Vishak John is the most qualified, most competent, most disciplined eye doctor I have ever treat me. He is personable, friendly, humble, NOT arrogant, cordial, and a delight to be treated by. He should be highly treasured by Wake Forest Hospital.

6/22/2017

Excellent!

6/15/2017

*Dr. John is an expert in his department of ophthalmology - so glad he was on duty when I first came in with a detached retina.

5/17/2017

Very nice man - intelligent and compassionate knowledge is the answer.

5/17/2017

Very polite & professional.

5/15/2017

I could not ask for a better specialist in his area of expertise

5/8/2017

a very thorough ophthalmologist who provides all the info I need as to what test and when he plans to do them if during this visit or next when I am not due yet. I leave fully informed without questions left unanswered.

4/21/2017

*Dr. John is the best.

4/1/2017

Have already recommended doctor and Baptist to others.

3/26/2017

The doctor took time to explain and demonstrate the care I should be taking to improve an eye condition.

3/23/2017

EXCELLENT doctor.

3/21/2017

I would highly recommend the care of my doctor and all involved with my treatment.

3/13/2017

DR JOHN HAS BEEN VERY CONSIDERATE THOUGHOUT MY TIME OF TREATMENT.

3/12/2017

Dr. John is an excellent provider who is very professional and willing to help you in any way.

2/28/2017

All attentive and very good.

2/15/2017

*Dr. John's is trying to save my sight.

2/10/2017

Dr. VJohn is the best!!

2/7/2017

Good - I saw two nurses for eye exam before the doctor.

1/25/2017

Good.

1/24/2017

Good doc like him.

1/23/2017

He is great.

1/19/2017

Dr John is EXCELLENT. Very caring, patient & knowledgeable. I have already seen one provider at the eye center and while he also was good, Dr. John is tops. Now, I don't want to see anyone else.

1/13/2017

dr is very good.......

1/12/2017

DR John is an exceptional physician, caring, knowledgeable & personable, plus I can see now, thanks to Dr. John

1/11/2017

Good.

1/11/2017

Provider was terribly busy with post holiday crowd, but he did what was necessary.

1/11/2017

*Dr. John's always showed much concern about the problems I was having with my eyes.

1/6/2017

Very, very happy with Dr John and the staff!

1/5/2017

I like *Dr. John, he is super nice! He is a very good doctor!

12/21/2016

Dr. John was very patient focused. He took the time to listen to my medical history and past procedures. He confirmed Dr. Martin's earlier diagnosis and recommended that I proceed with a laser procedure. He indicated he would follow-up with Dr. Martin and that Dr. Martin's office would be in touch with me to establish a date/time for the procedure. Many thanks to all involved at Wake Forest. I received informed and valuable recommendations that made the decision process helpful at my end.

12/15/2016

*Dr. John is a wonderful & "caring" doctor.

12/13/2016

I have already told other about *Dr. John & *Dr. Slyman.

11/30/2016

amazing experiencefelt extremly reassuredgreat physician

11/28/2016

GOOD

11/25/2016

Dr. John always seems rushed. I think the appointment slots are over booked.

11/3/2016

Just love *Dr. John - very thorough & competent compassionate & caring -

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