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Dr. David McGarey, MD

Cataract Surgery*
4.8 (94)
Map Pin Small Flagstaff, AZ
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. David McGarey, MD

Dr. David McGarey, MD is a Cataract Surgery Specialist in Flagstaff, AZ. They specialize in Cataract Surgery, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and is affiliated with Flagstaff Medical Center. Dr. McGarey, completed a residency at Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine|Saint Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. McGarey an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. McGarey works at Southwestern Eye Center - Mesa Stapley in Flagstaff, AZ. They frequently treat conditions like Astigmatism along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. McGarey's Office Locations

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    350 N Switzer Canyon Dr, Flagstaff, AZ 86001 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (928) 295-1788
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    • Admar
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    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Arizona Foundation
    • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    • Arizona State Physicians Association (ASPA)
    • Avesis
    • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
    • Bridgeway Health Solutions
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • EyeMed Vision Care
    • First Health
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    About Dr. David McGarey, MD

    • Cataract Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    • Male
    NPI Number
    • 1538173729
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    Education & Certifications

    • Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine|Saint Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
    Medical Education
    • Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Flagstaff Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. David McGarey, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. McGarey is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. McGarey has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. McGarey works at Southwestern Eye Center - Mesa Stapley in Flagstaff, AZ. View the full address on Dr. McGarey’s profile.

    Dr. McGarey has seen patients for Astigmatism, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. McGarey on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    94 patients have reviewed Dr. McGarey. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. McGarey.

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