Dr. Henry Semple, MD

Dr. Henry Semple, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Henry Semple, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans and specializes in ophthalmology.

2880 Dauphin St

Mobile, AL 36606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Semple'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*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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7  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Alabama
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1958
  • Ochsner Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1959
  • Lsu Eye Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Tulane Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1962
  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Semple has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Semple's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Semple to family and friends
9 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Semple's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Semple as well as his staff are very friendly and very professional The waiting time was short and office visit issues and options were completely explained in Plain English we could understand. I highly recommend this office for ophthalmology problems
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Great sign in, minimal wait to be seen. Dr Semple was excellent, very thorough exam. Excellent in explaining my issues and plan going forwards. I would highly recommend to others needing care.
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I can see out of my right eye thanks to Dr. Semple. Thank you.
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I have been visiting Dr Simple do last five years or so and he has been a great. Service staff is very friendly and attentive. I would highly recommend Dr. Simple and premier medical.
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