Dr. Frederick Elsas, MD

Dr. Frederick Elsas, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Frederick Elsas, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1000 19th St S

Birmingham, AL 35205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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more than 84% of peers
more than 37% of peers
more than 28% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

13  Conditions Treated

  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Hypertropia
  • Keratitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease

1  Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Duke Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Washington Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elsas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elsas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elsas to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 1

Dr. Elsas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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