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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Linder, Ophthalmologist, Plastic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Linder has been reviewed by 23 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Linder, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Graves Disease (Thyroid Eye Disease)
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Linder graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. He has 7 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Memphis, TN
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Memphis Metro Area
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society University of Tennessee, Memphis *
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society Indiana University *


Dr. Linder has 22 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Tipton 
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Samuel Linder MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. James S. Linder practice?
Dr. James Linder has 1 office location.
Dr. James Linder practices Ophthalmology near Memphis, TN.
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