Dr. Jerry Popham, MD

Dr. Jerry Popham, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
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Dr. Jerry Popham, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota in 1985 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery and oculoplastic surgery.Read his story

1800 Emerson St Ste 200

Denver, CO 80218

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas


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more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Popham's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Popham "Dr. Popham is an experienced Harvard trained oculoplastic surgeon who provides caring respectful patient care near downtown Denver, Colorado. He sees patients for both medical and cosmetic purposes. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Popham "Dr. Popham is an oculofacial plastic surgery specialist who cares for patients with functional medical needs as well as for patients with cosmetic needs. His primary practice focus is blepharoplasty, but he uses those microsurgical skills in other areas as well. He believes in a personalized and customized approach to patient care. Dr. Popham cares not only for patients in the Rocky Mountain region, but also cares for patients in developing countries and teaches internationally. "


  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated



  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
  • Dacryoadenectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • University of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Illinois School Of Medicine, Weiss Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Texas A&M, Scott & White Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Harvard University-Eye & Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Botox Trainer in Denver Colorado
    Other Education | Completed 2008
  • Eyelid Specialist
    Other Education | Completed
  • Sculptra Trainer in Denver Colorado
    Other Education | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Popham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Popham's Reviews

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based on 38 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

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Dr. Popham's Performance

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Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Denver, CO
Dr. Popham made my eyes crooked. My eyes are smaller, too. I wish I picked a different surgeon! He never explained what exactly he was going to do to my eyes, he just said, "You're going to get your looks back!" I should have asked more questions, because my looks are permanently ruined. for...more
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in Lakewood, CO
Dr. Popham scheduled my surgery in January, 2014 to remove a mass above my left eye. After the procedure was performed, he indicated that it was not a cyst and that he planned to send the biopsy to his laboratory. He also indicated that he was unable to remove the entire mass, the mass turned out...more
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in Denver, CO
Personal and proficient. I was extremely pleased with my results and the quality of care I received.
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in Denver, CO
I am a bit disappointed that My husband could not experience the medical service of Dr. Popham. A week before surgery we asked for medical billing codes so that we could call out insurance company. We were asked if I was in billing but explained that I had surgery two weeks before. We signed...more
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in Denver, CO
Dr. Popham always shows interest in diagnosing my eye/health problem and finding a treatment or cure. I have been overseas with difficulty sent him a picture and had a prescription waiting when I returned.only one other doctor has ever cared for my health like Dr. Popham I am greatful for his...more
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