Dr. Jerry Tanner, MD

Dr. Jerry Tanner, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Jerry Tanner, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology and family medicine.

1101 S 70th St Ste 200

Lincoln, NE 68510

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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more than 72% of peers
more than 63% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
more than 22% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Family Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Cataract
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Presbyopia
  • Senile Cataracts

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • U Nebr Sch Med Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Medical University Of South Carolina Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • The Nebraska Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • U Nebr Coll Med Affil Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Ky Lions Eye Rsch Inst-U Ky Coll Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tanner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tanner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tanner to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tanner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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