Dr. Edgar L. Ready IV, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 43

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Dr. Ready IV:

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Dr. Ready IV's Experience

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Dr. Ready IV's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Ready IV Performs

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
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Conditions Dr. Ready IV Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Huntsville Hospital
101 Sivley Road
Huntsville, AL 35801

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ready IV

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Retina Specialist North Alabama
Retina Specialist North Alabama
1238 13th Ave SE
Decatur, AL 35601
Retina Specialists North AL LLC
Retina Specialists North AL LLC
401 Meridian St N Ste 400
Huntsville, AL 35801
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    Dr. Ready IV's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
    1
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    2
    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Conjunctivitis
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Floaters
    • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
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    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Background Check for Dr. Ready IV

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical University of South Carolina
    Graduated in 2000

    Residency Hospital

    Carraway Methodist Med Center
    University Of Al Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ready IV & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ready IV's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Huntsville Hospital where Dr. Ready IV has admitting privileges:

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ready IV

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ready IV to family and friends

    4 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Ready IV's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 4 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ready IV
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Ready IV accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    Retina Specialist North Alabama
    1238 13th Ave SE
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 260-0201 (Office)
    B
    Retina Specialists North AL LLC
    401 Meridian St N Ste 400
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 539-8851 (Office)
    C
    Retina Specialists Of North AL
    216 Marengo St Ste K
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 740-0601 (Office)
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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