Ophthalmology – Newport News
Tidewater Medical Center
860 Omni Boulevard
Newport News, VA 23606
Tuesday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, 8:30am to 4:30pm (2nd and 4th Wednesday open in Williamsburg)
Thursday, 8:30am to 4:30pm (1st and 3rd Thursday Dr. DeRosa in surgery, patient phone lines are open for calls)
Friday, 8:30am to 12:00pm
TPMG Ophthalmology serves patients in Newport News, Hampton, Williamsburg and the surrounding areas.
Patients are seen by appointment. If you require immediate attention, please call early in the day to schedule an appointment. For after hours attention, call the main office number to receive recorded instructions. TPMG Ophthalmology shares after-hours call with several other ophthalmologists.
Dr. DeRosa has staff and surgical privileges at Mary Immaculate Hospital and Riverside Regional Medical Center. Refractive surgery is offered on two state-of-the-art excimer laser platforms.
Minor procedures such as eyelid lesion removal and tear plug placement are performed in the office. Our office has state-of-the-art equipment for glaucoma and corneal diagnosis as well as advanced refraction technologies.
Please request prescription refills during your appointment or request your pharmacist fax us a refill request. Kindly allow 24 hours for us to process your request.
Be sure to obtain required referrals from your primary care physician prior to your appointment with TPMG Ophthalmology.
If you have any questions or concerns about your bill, please call our office manager. If you have questions about your insurance, please contact your insurance carrier.
- Cataract surgery
- Corneal disease, transplants, keratoconus
- Diabetic eye exams
- Dry eye treatment, tear plug placement
- Eyelid lesion removal
- Glaucoma treatment
- Macular degeneration
- Pterygium excision
- Ulcer treatments
- American Academy of Ophthalmology http://www.geteyesmart.org/eyesmart/
Aetna (participating in all Aetna health plans except for Medicare plans)
Anthem (including Anthem Exchange Plans)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal
Optima (including Optima Exchange Plans)
Tricare Prime (complete listing of provider’s accepting new patients)
Virginia Health Network (VHN)
Although we have group contracts with all of the insurance carriers listed, please contact your physician’s office to find out if your physician accepts your insurance. Not all physicians actively participate in all TPMG list of carrier plans, therefore, it is important to verify that your physician participates in order to avoid additional out-of-pocket expenses. If you have questions regarding your insurance, please contact your insurance company. For questions regarding your bill, please contact our Central Billing Office at 757-232-8777.
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