Dr. Brian Jerkins, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
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Dr. Brian Jerkins, MD
Dr. Brian Jerkins, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Memphis, TN. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 9 years. Dr. Jerkins is affiliated with Saint Francis Hospital, Methodist University Hospital, Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women and Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis.

Memphis Eye and Cataract Assocs

6485 Poplar Ave

Memphis, TN 38119

Contact Information

(901) 767-3937

Dr. Brian Jerkins, MD

Dr. Brian Jerkins, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • 30 More

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Dr. Jerkins' Experience

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Dr. Jerkins' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
43

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Methodist University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ut Hamilton Eye Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Oschner Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jerkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jerkins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jerkins to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Jerkins' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Nashville, TN |
Wonderful and caring doctor. Dr. Jerkins really has a heart for his patients.
in Walls, MS |
Very knowledgeable in the optic field. The laser procedure I had done on both eyes to alleviate increasing pressure was painless & I left MECA driving my car with the same clear vision I had arrived with. Highly recommend this GOOD doctor.
in Corinth, MS |
Dr. Jerkins is extremely kind,caring, and competent. I would higher recommend him to anyone with Glaucoma !!!! Also the staff at Meca is excellent!!!!
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Dr. Jerkins accepts 44 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana Veterans
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • National Healthcare Alliance
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Jerkins has admitting privileges

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
6019 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
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Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women
6225 Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN 38120
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Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
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Saint Francis Hospital
5959 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38119
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