Dr. Anisa Threlkeld, MD

Dr. Anisa Threlkeld, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Anisa Threlkeld, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

980 Johnson Ferry Rd Ste 550

Atlanta, GA 30342

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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more than 76% of peers
more than 76% of peers
Progressive High Myopia
more than 71% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Johns Hopkins Wilmer Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Threlkeld has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Threlkeld's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Threlkeld to family and friends
based on 38 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

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Dr. Threlkeld's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Terrific ophthalmologist. Dr. Threlkeld is a very caring and extremely competent professional who listens to her patients and makes recommendations that account for each patient's personal concerns and needs. I had two cataract surgeries performed by Dr. Threlkeld and they both went smoothly with...more
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in atlanta, ga
thorough, professional, smart. -- excellent care.
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in atlanta, ga
I am a 61 years of age male that is retired. I have always found it hard to trust anyone with my sight other then reading glasses. I noticed my world was starting to dim, so I did a lot of research and picked Dr. Threlkeld and did I pick right. She explained that I needed cataract surgery in both...more
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in Woodstock
Dr. Threlkeld is very efficient and caring personable doctor. I am very satisfied and happy with the outcome of my cataract surgery done by Dr Threlkeld. She spends time to discuss any concerns and provides explanations in detail. She follows up after surgery, very meticulous in examining and gives...more
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in Tucker, GA
Dr. Threlkeld is an excellent glaucoma specialist but she is not a glaucoma surgent. She is a cataract surgent. These are two different things. Before agreeing to allow her or anyone else to perform an iridoctomy please research to make sure they are trained in glaucoma surgery. My only complaint...more
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