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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Regional Top Doctors Regional Top Doctors
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health
  • BCBS North Carolina
  • Humana
  • Cigna

Doctors in Albemarle Eye Center

View all physicians that belong to Albemarle Eye Center.

Ratings & Comments

66 ratings with 13 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Albemarle Eye Center when asked is excellent. Albemarle Eye Center has been reviewed by 66 patients. The rating is 4.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Albemarle Eye Center as provided by patient reviews is 30 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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Albemarle Eye Center

1503 N Road St
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 335-2013

Specialties

2 specialties

  • Optometry
  • 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.

Doctors in Albemarle Eye Center

  • Dr. Barry A Mandell MD

    Ophthalmology

    Elizabeth City, NC

    4.4
    (32)
  • Dr. Barry F Atlas MD

    Ophthalmology

    Portsmouth, VA

    4.4
    (13)
  • Dr. Peter V Mitrev MD

    Ophthalmology

    Elizabeth City, NC

    4.0
    (7)
  • Dr. Jitendra L Swarup MD

    Ophthalmology

    Elizabeth City, NC

    3.8
    (14)
  • Dr. Eric M Burns OD

    Optometry

    Elizabeth City, NC

  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
  • University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
  • University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Albemarle Eye Center. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in 0 , 1 , near Albemarle Eye Center Elizabeth City, NC.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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