Ophthalmology

James Paul Tweeten , MD

Eagle Eye Surgery And Laser Center
3090 E Gentry Way Ste 100
Meridian, ID 83642

(208) 288-1600

Overview

Dr. Tweeten graduated from Colorado State University undergraduate and the University of Colorado Medical School with honors. He then followed this with a residency in ophthalmology at the University of Utah and a fellowship in medical retina. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Washington and the University of Utah. He trains medical students, residents and fellows. Dr. Tweeten has performed over 10,000 cataract surgeries with implants and thousands of lasers for glaucoma and diabetes. He does perform general ophthalmic exams but subspecialty interests lies in surgery. Dr. Tweeten is a member of the Idaho Ophthalmology Society, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and the American Ophthalmology Society. Aside from work, Dr. Tweeten and his wife, Jan, enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren. Recreational interests include skiing, fly fishing and golf.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 37 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Specialties

Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliations

  • West Valley Medical Center

Education and Training

Medical School
University Of Colorado School Of Medicine Graduated in 1985

Main Location

Fax: (208) 828-8429
Website: eagleeyesurgery.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon6:30 AM-4:00 PM
Tue6:30 AM-4:00 PM
Wed6:30 AM-4:00 PM
Thu6:30 AM-4:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Other Locations

Intermountain Eye Center
999 N Curtis Rd Ste 205
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 373-1200

Fax:(208) 837-3121
Website:www.intermountaineyecare.net
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BC ID ConnectedCare-Saint Alphonsus Health Alliance-Southwest
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross ID PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Moda Health Connexus
  • Moda Health Summit
  • Moda Health Synergy Network
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificsource BrightIdea MRF
  • PacificSource PSN
  • Pacificsource PSN/Balance MRF
  • Pacificsource SmartAlliance MRF
  • Pacificsource SmartChoice/SmartHealth MRF
  • PHCS PPO
  • Regence ID Preferred Provider Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO
  • Voyager