Dr. Inez Bounds, MD

Dr. Inez Bounds, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
61 y/o
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Dr. Inez Bounds, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. She is 61 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

Nashville Vision Associates

4306 Harding Pike Ste 202

Nashville, TN 37205
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPlus
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • PHCS
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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Top Care Areas

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

Floaters
very high
more than 89% of peers
Pinguecula
high
more than 85% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Eye Examination
  • Eyeglasses
  • Iridotomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Tennessee/Knoxville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Methodist Hospital, Memphis
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bounds has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bounds' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bounds to family and friends
4.0
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Bounds' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Nashville |
I had to switch over to Dr Bounds b/c of insurance. She did my cataract surgery yesterday. Today the patch came off and I'm very happy. She did an excellent job. She's also very personable and takes the time to talk with you.
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Mount Juliet, TN |
She gave me poor advice for years. I put my eye site in her hands, trusting her, and now I am considered legally blind. After seeing a retina specialist, I was told I waited too late to have the surgery I needed. If she had stressed the seriousness of the condition I had and that she was not...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bounds accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • PHCS
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Bounds has admitting privileges

Tristar Centennial Medical Center
2300 Patterson St
Nashville, TN 37203
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Saint Thomas West Hospital
4220 Harding Road Po Box 380
Nashville, TN 37205
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