Dr. James Linder, MD

Dr. James Linder, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. James Linder, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

6258 Poplar Ave

Memphis, TN 38119

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Qualchoice
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Linder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Tear Duct Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Linder treats Tear Duct Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Linder treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Linder treats Eyelid Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Linder treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Benign Tumor
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Linder treats Benign Tumor more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Linder treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Linder's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Benign Tumor
Blepharitis
Blepharoplasty
Blepharorrhaphy
Blind Hypertensive Eye
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Blindness
Blocked Tear Duct
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
Chalazion
Chronic Dacryoadenitis
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Cosmetic Conditions
Dacryoadenitis
Dacryocystorhinostomy
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Eyes
Ectropion of Eyelid
Entropion
Enucleation of Eye
Esophoria
Excision of Chalazion
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eyelid Disorders
Eyelid Spasm
Eyelid Surgery
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Headache
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Keratitis
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Ocular Prosthetics
Orbit Evisceration
Orbital Cellulitis
Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
Pinguecula
Pterygium
Pterygium Surgery
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Repair of Lid Retraction
Sjögren's Syndrome
Skin Cancer
Stye
Tear Duct Disorders
Tear Duct Surgery
Temporal Arteritis
Thyroid Disease
Trichiasis
Vision Loss
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

Provide the best care possible in a warm, friendly environment.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    Henry Ford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1993
    Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1988
    Indiana University
    Undergraduate School
    1988

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Dr. Linder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Linder

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Two years ago another Doctor made a “no surgical facial filler” under my eyes. He used my own body fat, and the results (three moths later) was a bag fat under my eyes. I was looking tired all the time. Two moths ago I decided schedule an appointment with Dr. Linder, and I’m so glad to decided make...Read More
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Dr Linder did tear through injections and my eyes look worse than before. His response was “it doesn’t look bad”. He overfilled with filler under right eye and suggested that I put heat on it to break it down or pay more to inject something to break it down. So upset!!
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Tear trough injections can be challenging...Read More
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Dr. Lender is very thorough I feel confident with his diagnoses & care. I wouldn't go anywhere else. Always a warm smile no matter how busy. Thank you for your personal care.
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seeing my dermatologist that was uneasy about removing a cyst so close to my eye. He recommended Dr. Linder. I just popped in and they squeezed me in and removed it. It was much more extensive than I thought. Dr. Linder was so nice..his staff was great!! I'm so happy that it's gone and I will...Read More
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I waited far too long (over an hour) to be seen by the doctor, then he hurriedly performed a procedure and threw some eye drops at me to "see if that makes a difference" with instructions to "come back in a month". Not the solutions I was looking for. He seemed very preoccupied and didn't ask...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage Plus
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Qualchoice
Qualchoice PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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