Dr. Joseph Berg, MD

Dr. Joseph Berg, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Joseph Berg, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Albany, GA and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Berg Eye Group

2709 Meredyth Dr Ste 110

Albany, GA 31707
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual

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Top Care Areas

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

more than 77% of peers
more than 78% of peers

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Dr. Berg's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Berg "Dr. Chandler Berg is the first fellowship trained corneal surgeon in Southwest Georgia. A native Albanian, Dr. Berg joined his father's practice in 1984."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Berg "Dr. Berg is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in Referral and Surgical Ophthalmology, Advanced & Complex Cataract Surgery, New Technology Implants, Corneal Disease & Select Cornea Procedures. Dr. Berg has performed more than 25,000 cataract operations, providing patients with the safest and most effective surgical techniques available. A magna cum laude graduate of Georgia Tech majoring in Health Systems Engineering & Chemistry, he continues to study ways to improve the quality and delivery of health care for our patients. Dr. Berg completed medical school at the Medical College of Georgia followed by ophthalmology training at Emory University where he also served as chief resident. Dr. Berg then completed specialty fellowship training in corneal surgery and cataract surgery at Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, before returning to his father's practice in Albany. During his fellowship, Dr. Berg received the resident teaching award for his contribution to the training of other eye surgeons. He continues to teach other doctors. Dr. Berg has been selected by his peers for "Who's Who among Physicians and Surgeons," has served as president of the Dougherty County Medical Society, and serves on the Medical Advisory Board of the Georgia Eye Bank and served as chief of ophthalmology at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital for over 10 years. He has numerous professional affiliations including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Castroviejo Corneal Society, American College of Eye Surgeons, American Board of Eye Surgeons and Georgia Society of Ophthalmology."


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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

1  Procedures

  • Disease Prevention

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.


  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Pensacola Ed Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Pacific Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berg to family and friends
12 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Berg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

excellent,friendly, and professional staff and doctors
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Every time I am here they take the time to tell me my options and they make me feel like i am the only person here.
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I have enjoyed working for Dr Berg for many years, now being the patient and being on the other side, my experience as a patient has been exceptional!
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This office is the most well run office I've ever been in. Everyone is great!
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He did a great job, he is very knowledgeable!
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