Dr. Walter C Mclean, MD



Ophthalmology     -  North Carolina,  Asheville

 Overview

Dr. Walter C Mclean, MD works in Asheville, North Carolina is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated University Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1975. Dr. Mclean is affiliated with Mission Hospitals and practicing for 44 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Abscess
  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Argon Laser Treatment
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Beta Thalassemia Intermedia
  • Blepharitis
  • Bone Reconstruction Recovery
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Bowel Strangulation
  • Cataract, Congenital, With Microcornea or Slight Microphthalmia
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 1
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Infections
  • Colpopexy
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Dependence
  • Dermatitis
  • Diverticulitis
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Eyebrows, Duplication of, With Stretchable Skin and Syndactyly
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Feeding Assessment
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Hepatitis A
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Kidney Cryosurgery
  • Laser Laparoscopy
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Reattachment
  • Lung Cancer
  • Maxillofacial
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Motor Neuron Disease
  • Multiple Miscarriages
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Negative Rheumatoid Factor Polyarthritis
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Nickel Contact Allergy
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Obstetric Procedures
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Oculo-Cerebro-Acral, (Roberts-Like) Ectrodactyly
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Pancreas Disorders
  • Perinatal Disorders
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Repair of Rectocele With Robotic Assistance
  • Ritalin Abuse
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Rumination Disorder
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Stereotactic Lesions
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tilia Tree Pollen Allergy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Torsion Dystonia
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Choroideremia
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 44

 State License

  • North Carolina

 Spoken Languages

  • Russian
  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of Virginia School Of Medicine

Charlottesville, VA, United States

Graduated: 1975

Fellowship Hospitals


Bascom Palmer Eye Hospital

Miami, FL, USA

Year completed: 1981

Residency Hospital


University Of Virginia Hospital

Charlottesville, VA, USA

Year completed: 1979

Internship Hospital


Roanoke Meml Hospital


Year completed: 1976

 Awards

1   AMA
2   AAO
3   NCMA

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 Office Locations



Other Office Locations

 Western Carolina Retinal Association

144 Holly Springs Parks Drive
North Carolina (NC)
Asheville,
28734

  (828) 524-7666

Primary location

 Western Carolina Retinal Association

21 Medical Parks Drive
North Carolina (NC)
Asheville,
28803

  (828) 255-8978

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Western Carolina Retinal Association, 21 Medical Parks Drive, Asheville, North Carolina (NC), 28803




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Blue Options PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • GEHA
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Medico
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • MVP Health Care
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Life
  • State Farm
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American
  • Wellpath Preferred PPO
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Mission Hospitals photo


Mission Hospitals

509 Biltmore Avenue North Carolina NC, Asheville, 28801

Mission Hospitals is a hospital located in Asheville, NC. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 2 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 5 of 16 procedures.




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