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About Dr. Peter J Blackburn

Dr. Peter J Blackburn, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lexington, KY, with other offices in Corbin, KY and Morehead, KY . He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Blackburn is affiliated with Oak Tree Hospital and Central Baptist Hospital. Dr. Blackburn has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter J Blackburn is Great. Dr. Peter J Blackburn has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Peter J Blackburn is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

University Of Kentucky Healthcare

740 S Limestone
Lexington, KY 40536
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Kentucky Eye Institute

65 E City Dam Rd
Corbin, KY 40701
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Morehead Primary Care

333 Beacon Hill Rd Ste 201
Morehead, KY 40351
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Specialties

Dr. Peter J Blackburn 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. Peter J Blackburn has the following 11 expertise

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

Board Certifications

Dr. Peter J Blackburn is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Kind, understanding, answered questions, took time, knowledgeable, confident, felt he carried about me

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • University Of Colorado School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Peter J Blackburn accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Bluegrass Family Health
    • Baptist Health Community Care Network
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus

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    Dr. Peter J Blackburn is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Lexington, KY.