Dr. David A. Pifer, OD

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Specializes in Optometry • Age 54

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Dr. Pifer's Specialties

  • Optometry

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Erlanger Medical Center
975 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN 37403

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Uptown Vision of Chattanooga
Uptown Vision of Chattanooga
629 Market St # 115
Chattanooga, TN 37402
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  1. Dr. Pifer's Experience

    Dr. Pifer's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Optometry
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    Dr. Pifer says...

    • Allergy Testing
    • Allergy Treatment
    • Contact Lens Exams
    • Diabetes Eye Care
    • Diabetic Eye Exam
    • Eye Drops
    • Glaucoma Treatment
    • LASIK
    • Optomap® Retinal Exam
    • Post-Operative Care
    • Punctal Plug Insertion
    • Retinal Testing
    • Soft Contact Lenses
    • Vision Screening
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    Dr. Pifer says...

    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Astigmatism
    • Cataract
    • Corneal Abrasion
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Dry Eyes
    • Farsightedness
    • Foreign Body in Eye
    • Glaucoma
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Nearsightedness
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
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    Background Check for Dr. Pifer

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Nova Southeastern University
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Clayton Eye Center-Morrow, Ga
    Complete in 1998
    United States Public Health Service-Lawton, Ok
    Complete in 1998

    Undergraduate Schools

    Michigan State University
    Graduated in 1984
    University of South Florida
    Graduated in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pifer & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Dr. Pifer's Hospital Quality

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  3. Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.8
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    • 1 review
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    5 out of 5
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Pifer's Appointment Availabilty

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    Appointment Availability

    Same Day

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Advantica
    • Aetna
    • Avesis
    • Block Vision
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • CompBenefits Corp.
    • Davis Vision
    • EyeMed Vision Care
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • National Vision Administrators, LLC
    • Opticare
    • Principal Financial Group
    • Spectera
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    • Superior Vision
    • Tricare
    • Vision Benefits of America
    • Vision Service Plan (VSP)
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    Office Locations

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    Uptown Vision of Chattanooga
    629 Market St # 115
    Chattanooga, TN 37402
    (423) 265-4306
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