Dr. James Gary Theurer , MD


(801) 374-1818

Excel Eye Center
1735 N State St
Provo, UT 84604


JAMES G. THEURER, M.D. has extensive training in general ophthalmology and specialty training in the treatment of cataracts. He has performed many thousands of cataract surgeries and his work has been published in the Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Dr. Theurer is constantly searching for ways to improve eye care procedures. The ability to help people is what motivates him to continually increase his knowledge and skill. "There is nothing more satisfying than helping to restore someone’s vision," says Dr. Theurer. "It feels great to be able to give people something so valuable as eyesight." Dr. Theurer has presented guest lectures on eye care and surgery for the annual meeting of The Utah Ophthalmological Society, The North Star Optometry Meeting and The Hoover-Naquin Conference in Baltimore. Dr. Theurer is a member of The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and The American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has served on the Executive Committee of The Utah Ophthalmological Society. He lectures to local societies on the importance of eye care and issues affecting the elderly population. He has served as chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology for Utah County. Dr. Theurer graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine, and completed an internship in ophthalmology and medicine at the University of Utah. He completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center and obtained a significant portion of his training at the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. His residency experience allowed him to travel to India for several weeks where he performed eye surgery and donated time in specialty clinics.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 26 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Utah School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1994

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Sanpete Valley Hospital
  • Central Valley Medical Center
  • Timpanogos Regional Hospital

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Peak Advantage - UT
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Regence Preferred FocalPoint
  • Select Health Select Med
  • SelectHealth Select Care
  • SelectHealth Select Value
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Theurer's Office Information

Fax: (801) 137-4016
Website: exceleyecenter.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

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
Sat8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Doctor Theurer's Other Office Information

Excel Eye Center Payson
1172 E 100 N Ste 4
Payson, UT 84651
(801) 465-2575

Fax:(801) 137-4016
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:


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