Dr. Walter L Wright, MD



Ophthalmology     -  North Carolina,  Kinston

 Overview

Dr. Walter L Wright, MD works in Kinston, North Carolina is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1980. Dr. Wright is affiliated with Lenoir Memorial Hospital and practicing for 39 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Abscess
  • Acquired Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Beta Thalassemia Intermedia
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Blepharitis
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Bowel Strangulation
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 1
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Infections
  • Colpopexy
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Dependence
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita
  • 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
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immunodeficiency Without Anhidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Kidney Cryosurgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Lung Cancer
  • 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
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Obstetric Procedures
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Otosclerosis, Familial
  • Pediatric Liver Transplants
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Radiation-Related Neoplasm
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ritalin Abuse
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Rumination Disorder
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Scleritis
  • 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
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension
  • Women's Health Rehabilitation

 Procedures

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contact Lens
  • Contact Lens Services
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Exotropia
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • 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

  • 39

 State License

  • North Carolina

 Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine

Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Graduated: 1980

Residency Hospital


Duke University Eye Center


Year completed: 1984

Internship Hospital


Shands Tchg Hospital University Fla

Gainesville, FL, USA

Year completed: 1981

 Awards

1   AMA
2   ABO

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Prime Vision Of Kinston

701 Doctors Drive Suite B
North Carolina (NC)
Kinston,
28501

  (252) 522-1611
Office Volume:    60 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Prime Vision Of Kinston, 701 Doctors Drive Suite B, Kinston, North Carolina (NC), 28501




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • 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
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellpath Preferred PPO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Lenoir Memorial Hospital photo


Lenoir Memorial Hospital

100 Airport Road North Carolina NC, Kinston, 28501

Lenoir Memorial Hospital is a hospital located in Kinston, NC. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 7 of 7 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 5 of 7 procedures.



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