Dr. Leslie Cunningham, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(10)
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Dr. Leslie Cunningham, MD
Dr. Leslie Cunningham, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Knoxville, TN. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

1124 E Weisgarber Rd Ste 104

Knoxville, TN 37909

Contact Information

(865) 584-0905

Dr. Leslie Cunningham, MD

Dr. Leslie Cunningham, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • National Elevator
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
2

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
21

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Flashes
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Millsaps College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • U South Ala
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • U Miss
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U South Ala
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cunningham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Cunningham does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Cunningham and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Cunningham's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cunningham to family and friends
3.3
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Cunningham's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Knoxville, TN |
"Outstanding care and concern from start through finish" was my experience with Dr. Cunningham. He was very engaging and listened to my questions. His surgical skill and the excellence of his team made me feel secure and confident doing my two surgeries.
in Knoxville, TN |
Had a great experience when he performed my cataract surgery. Very personable and very efficient staff.
in Knoxville, TN |
Clear; concise; thorough; does not talk down to me. Experience w/conditions of the eye as they relate to S.L.E. (systemic lupus erythematosus) & associated medications.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cunningham accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • National Elevator
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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