Dr. Althea Turk, MD

Dr. Althea Turk, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
(10)
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Dr. Althea Turk, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 41 years. She graduated from Howard Univ Coll Of Med in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.

315 Boulevard NE Ste 242

Atlanta, GA 30312

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Turk performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Dry Eyes
normal
more than 75% of peers
Keratitis
normal
more than 74% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Turk's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Turk does not have any board certifications listed.

26  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Migraine
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Howard Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Turk has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Turk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turk's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turk to family and friends
10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Turk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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