Chronic Dry Eye
Get the facts about chronic dry eye, including the causes, symptoms and doctors who treat this condition.
- Chronic Dry Eye Facts about chronic dry eye, including the causes, symptoms & doctors.
- Contact Lens Care A complete overview of contact lenses.
- Diabetic Macular Edema Facts about diabetic macular edema, including the different types.
- Macular Degeneration Get the facts about macular degeneration.
- View All Care Guides Prepare for your next visit with our extensive library of Care Guides
Dr. Joseph R Armstrong has 3 locations
3185 W State St Ste 2020
Bristol, TN 37620
3185 W State St Ste 2010
Bristol, TN 37620
Book Online Now
Dr. Joseph R Armstrong has the following 1 specialty
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.
Dr. Joseph R Armstrong has the following 9 expertise
- Macular Degeneration
- Eye Pain
- Eye Exam
- Lasik Surgery
- Vision Issues
- Diabetic Retinopathy
Dr. Joseph R Armstrong is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
Showing 2 of 2
Great eye appointment
Self-verified patient of Dr. Joseph R Armstrong - Posted on May 24th, 2016
Self-verified patient of Dr. Joseph R Armstrong - Posted on February 21st, 2012
The nurses & staff were very nice. No prep exam was done before procedure. They didn't even take my husband's blood pressure & he has a heart condition. He "passed out" which appeared to be more like a seizure in that he went stiff & had a blank stare, which is NOT what happens when someone faints. Dr. was very nonchalant & brushed it off as nothing.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
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 (2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 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.
40 Years Experience
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1978
University Of North Carolina Health System
Dr. Joseph R Armstrong Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TN Blue Network S
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry Southern Health PPO
- First Health PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & Directions
Take a minute to learn about Dr. Joseph R Armstrong, MD - Ophthalmology in Bristol, TN, in this video.
Dr. Joseph R Armstrong is similar to the following 4 Doctors near Bristol, TN.