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About Dr. John L Elfervig

Dr. John L Elfervig, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Memphis, TN, with another office in Tupelo, MS. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Elfervig is affiliated with Henry County Medical Center, Methodist South Hospital and Baptist Memorial Hospital - Desoto. Dr. Elfervig has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

18 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John L Elfervig is Great. Dr. John L Elfervig has been rated by 18 patients. From those 18 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John L Elfervig is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Vitreoretinal Foundation

825 Ridge Lake Blvd
Memphis, TN 38120
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Wesson And Mothershed Eye Center

3353 N Gloster St
Tupelo, MS 38804
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Specialties

Dr. John L Elfervig has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John L Elfervig has the following 10 expertise

  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Cataract
  • Eye Exam
  • Vision Issues
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Blindness
  • Retina Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Pain

Dr. John L Elfervig has 0 board certified specialties

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Five Stars

Dr Elfervig was very thorough, explained everything in detail and was personable too. I think he is very knowledgeable and experienced.

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Five Stars

You couldn't find a better trained or more trustworthy doctor. Highly recommend this Dr.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2015, 2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Elfervig is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    46 Years Experience

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In New Orleans

    Graduated in 1972

  • Confederate Memorial Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John L Elfervig accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee
    • BCBS TN Blue Network E
    • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry PPO - TN
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana Memphis PPOx
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Qualchoice
    • Qualchoice Statewide Network
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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