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Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya Is this you?

About Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya

Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Corpus Christi, TX, with other offices in Albuquerque, NM and Corpus Christi, TX . He has 7 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Tafoya has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

6 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya is Great. Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya has been rated by 6 patients. From those 6 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

South Texas Eye Consultants

5402 S Staples St Ste 100
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
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UNM Hospital (Univ of NM)

2211 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
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South Texas Eye Consultants

2222 Morgan Ave Ste 102
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
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Specialties

Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya 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. Lawrence C Tafoya has the following 9 expertise

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

Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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Four Stars

Dr Tafoya did my eye surgery and I was very pleased with the procedure. He was very professional and had a great bedside manner. He displayed sincere concern for my well-being and I would recommend him highly to anyone and everyone.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018)

    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.

  • Education

    7 Years Experience

  • University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2011

  • University Of New Mexico Health Sciences

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Lawrence C Tafoya 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
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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