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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ernest Bhend is Excellent. Dr. Bhend has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ernest Bhend, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Bhend graduated from University of Missouri at Columbia. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Bhend has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Freeman Neosho Hospital 
  • Freeman Health System - Freeman West 
  • Freeman Hospital East 

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Additional Information
Dr. Ernest M Bhend MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Ernest M. Bhend practice?
Dr. Ernest Bhend has 1 office location.
Dr. Ernest Bhend practices Ophthalmology near Joplin, MO.
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