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

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (0)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Leon Herndon is Excellent. Dr. Herndon has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Leon Herndon, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery (Trabeculectomy)
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Vision Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Herndon graduated from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Glaucoma
Patients' Choice Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Herndon has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Duke University Hospital 
  • Duke Raleigh Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Leon Walker Herndon MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Leon W. Herndon practice?
Dr. Leon Herndon has 5 office locations.
Dr. Leon Herndon practices Ophthalmology near Durham, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Raleigh, NC.
See Durham Ophthalmologists.