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Ophthalmologist, Surgeon,
15 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(11)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joan Abernethy, Ophthalmologist, Surgeon, is Good. Dr. Abernethy has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
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Promptness 3.9
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Courteous Staff 4.2
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
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Bedside Manner 4.9
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Spends Time with Me 4.9
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Follows Up After Visit 4.7
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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. She has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014 - 2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Abernethy has 11 hospital affiliations:

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

Languages

  • Spanish

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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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