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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
27 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(19)
Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Long is Excellent. Dr. Long has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
  • Currently 3.9166666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 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. John Long, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • BOTOX
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Long graduated from University of Iowa, Iowa City. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Alabama
Ophthalmologist
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Long has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Medical West 
  • Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. John Alva Long MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. John A. Long practice?
Dr. John Long has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Long practices Ophthalmology near Birmingham, AL.
Additional practice locations include: Vestavia, AL.
See Birmingham Ophthalmologists.