Dr. George Thurber, MD

Dr. George Thurber, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. George Thurber, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Biloxi, MS and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1720A Medical Park Dr Ste 330A

Biloxi, MS 39532

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Miss Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Miss Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thurber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thurber's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thurber to family and friends
35 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Thurber's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

I was looking for a Dr of Ophthalmology for correction of Lasik Surgery & found that I have cataracs. I am not a person to go to Dr's unless I feel it is absolutely necessary. Dr Thurber was an excellent choice for me to take care of my needs. I had called other Dr's in the near vicinity & didn't...more
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I have complete confidence in Dr. Thurber.
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I highly recommend Dr. Thurber and his staff for excellent care and follow-up before and after my procedure. I could not ask for a better doctor. Thank you Dr. Thurber
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Very confident in dr Thurber.
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I love going there. Very helpful and knowledgeable about my eyes.
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