Dr. Ernest Clifton III, MD

Dr. Ernest Clifton III, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Ernest Clifton III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med in 1971 and specializes in ophthalmology.

201 Executive Ct

Little Rock, AR 72205

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Corneal Erosion
very high
more than 94% of peers
Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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  • Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Ark Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Ark Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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