Dr. Alfred Tomlinson, MD

Dr. Alfred Tomlinson, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Alfred Tomlinson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1120 Glenns Bay Rd Ste 106

Myrtle Beach, SC 29575

Contact Information

(843) 650-1111

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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more than 79% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 76% of peers
more than 65% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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7  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Nassau Cty Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Nassau Cty Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tomlinson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tomlinson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tomlinson to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tomlinson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Antiquated office. No computers, EMR, old equipment in exam rooms. Limited scheduling times, am only. Charged for refraction in error then charged to have a refund check sent. Would not accept an emergent visit for pain and red eye, stating too busy, go to emergency room.
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