Dr. Joan Lea Abernethy MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 13 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Surgery.
Dr. Joan Abernethy has 4 office locations.
Nethery Eye Association
6551 Harris Pkwy
Ste 200
Fort Worth, TX 76132

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(4)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joan Abernethy, Ophthalmologist, Surgeon, is Excellent. Dr. Abernethy has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joan Abernethy, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Glaucoma
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Pterygium

Education & Awards

Dr. Abernethy graduated from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis.


Affiliations

Dr. Abernethy has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Harris Methodist H E B 
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Abernethy accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Humana - 3 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 3 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • WellCare - 1 plan

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Joan L. Abernethy practice?
Dr. Joan Abernethy practices Ophthalmology and Surgery near Fort Worth, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Dallas, TX and Greenville, TX.
See Fort Worth Ophthalmologists and Fort Worth Surgeons.