Dr. Lee Thurber, MD

Dr. Lee Thurber, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lee Thurber, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Lincoln, NE. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

1101 S 70th St Ste 200

Lincoln, NE 68510

Contact Information

(402) 486-3132

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Presbyopia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Nearsightedness
very high
more than 89% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
high
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
42

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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

  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thurber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thurber's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thurber to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Thurber's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in lincoln nebraska |
Dr Thurber is one of the best Drs out there. He listens and answers all your questions. He makes you feel comfortable. I recommend him highly. I've told all my friends about him.
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Dr. Thurber is one of the most kind & professional Doctors, that I know! He puts you at ease, right away, and remembers you, from 1 year to the next. I would recommend him to anyone!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thurber accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Thurber has admitting privileges

Bryan Health Medical Center East
1600 S 48th St
Lincoln, NE 68506
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Bryan Medical Center West
2300 S 16th St
Lincoln, NE 68502
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CHI Health St. Elizabeth
555 S 70th St
Lincoln, NE 68510
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