Dr. John Christoforidis MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. John Christoforidis is an ophthalmologist in Tucson, Arizona. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Dayton Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Ohio State University Hospital. He received his medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Christoforidis accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 30 doctors at Dayton Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 20 at Ohio State University Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Turkish, French and Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Maryland General Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1996 - 1999

Mount Carmel Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992 - 1993

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Macular morphology and visual acuity in the comparison of age-related macular degeneration treatments trials.
Jaffe GJ, Martin DF, Toth CA, Daniel E, Maguire MG, Ying GS, Grunwald JE, Huang J 2013 9

Subconjunctival bleb that forms at the injection site after intravitreal injection is drug, not vitreous.
Christoforidis JB, Williams MM, Epitropoulos FM, Knopp MV 2013 8

Serum levels of intravitreal bevacizumab after vitrectomy, lensectomy and non-surgical controls.
Christoforidis JB, Xie Z, Jiang A, Wang J, Pratt C, Gemensky-Metzler A, Abdel-Rasoul M, Roy S, Liu Z 2013 7

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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