Dr. John Ervin, MD

Dr. John Ervin, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
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Dr. John Ervin, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Macon, GA. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 19 years. Read his story

1429 Oglethorpe St

Macon, GA 31201

Contact Information

(478) 743-7061

Insurance Accepted

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

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Ervin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ervin "Dr. John Ervin, a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, joined the Eye Center of Central Georgia as a comprehensive ophthalmologist in 2004 and welcomes new patients. Dr. Ervin was a Cum Laude graduate of Middlebury College. He completed medical school at Louisiana State University Medical Center, where he received the Luis Perez Award for outstanding medical student by the LSU/Ochsner residency program. He completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation. He earned a Master of Public Health at the LSU Health Sciences Center. He finished his Ophthalmology training at LSU/Ochsner in New Orleans. During his residency he received an award for Most Outstanding Presentation for Clinical Research and served as Chief Resident. Since moving to Macon, Dr. Ervin has been an active member of the local residential and medical community. He has served on the board of the Historic Macon Foundation and the Intown Macon Neighborhood Association. He has also represented the Bibb County Medical Society as a delegate to the Medical Association of Georgia and he is the Past President of the Georgia Society of Ophthalmology."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Ervin does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Middlebury College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Ochsner Foundation Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ervin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ervin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ervin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ervin to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ervin's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Ervin has provided the most extensive eye exams that I have ever had. I know that my vision is in good hands under his care.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ervin accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Ervin has admitting privileges

Medical Center Navicent Health
777 Hemlock St
Macon, GA 31201
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