Dr. Igor Westra, MD



Ophthalmology     -  North Carolina,  Jacksonville

 Overview

Dr. Igor Westra, MD works in Jacksonville, North Carolina is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Dartmouth Medical School in 1987. Dr. Westra is affiliated with New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Cape Fear Hospital and practicing for 30 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Bone Reconstruction Recovery
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 1
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Dependence
  • Diverticulitis
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Eyebrows, Duplication of, With Stretchable Skin and Syndactyly
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Feeding Assessment
  • Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Maxillofacial
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Negative Rheumatoid Factor Polyarthritis
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Nickel Contact Allergy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ritalin Abuse
  • Rumination Disorder
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Stereotactic Lesions
  • Thinning of Skin

 Procedures

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Floaters
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 30

 State License

  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Dartmouth Medical School

Hanover, NH, United States

Graduated: 1987

Residency Hospital


University Alberta Hospital

Edmonton, AB, Canada

Year completed: 1991

Fellowship Hospital


Casey Eye Institute University Oreg/hlth Scis University

Portland, OR, USA

Year completed: 1993

 Awards

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Retina Of Coastal Carolina

1703 Country Club Road Suite 104
North Carolina (NC)
Jacksonville,
28546

  (910) 355-0896


Other Office Locations

 Retina Of Coastal Carolina

1801 New Hanover Medical Parks Drive
North Carolina (NC)
Jacksonville,
28403

  (910) 254-2023

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Retina Of Coastal Carolina, 1703 Country Club Road Suite 104, Jacksonville, North Carolina (NC), 28546




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Republic
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Blue Options PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • MedCost PPO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellpath Preferred PPO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


New Hanover Regional Medical Center photo


New Hanover Regional Medical Center

2131 South 17th Street North Carolina NC, Wilmington, 28401

New Hanover Regional Medical Center is a Local Government owned hospital located in Wilmington, NC. This hospital reports jointly with Cape Fear Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis ...



Cape Fear Hospital photo


Cape Fear Hospital

5301 Wrightsville Avenue North Carolina NC, Wilmington, 28403

Cape Fear Hospital is a Local Government owned hospital located in Wilmington, NC. This hospital reports jointly with New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis ...




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