Dr. Frederick Elsas, MD

Dr. Frederick Elsas, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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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
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertropia
high
more than 84% of peers
Diplopia
normal
more than 37% of peers
Keratitis
normal
more than 28% of peers

Dr. Elsas'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

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

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • 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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elsas to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Elsas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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