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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joan Abernethy, Ophthalmologist, Surgeon, is Excellent.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Joan Abernethy, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.
- She has special expertise in 7 areas:
- Cataract Surgery
- Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Macular Degeneration
Education & Awards
Dr. Abernethy graduated from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis. She has 2 awards.
Dr. Abernethy has 11 hospital affiliations:
- Harris Methodist H E B
- Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth
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- Additional Information
- Dr. Joan Lea Abernethy MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 15 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
- Where does Dr. Joan L. Abernethy practice?
- Dr. Joan Abernethy has 1 office location.
Dr. Joan Abernethy practices Ophthalmology near Fort Worth, TX.
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