Dr. Leslie Bear, MD

Dr. Leslie Bear, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Leslie Bear, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Jackson, MS. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years.

1815 Hospital Dr Ste 462

Jackson, MS 39204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Retina Diseases
high
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
29

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
2

Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Meth Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Lsu Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Ochsner Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Conn Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bear has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bear's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bear to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Bear'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 (1)
in Byram, MS |
Dr. Bear will put you at ease. The staff is friendly and courteous. The eye care provided is great!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bear accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Bear has admitting privileges

Central Mississippi Medical Center
1850 Chadwick Dr
Jackson, MS 39204
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Mississippi Baptist Medical Center
1225 N State St
Jackson, MS 39202
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