Dr. Philip Furr, MD

Dr. Philip Furr, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Philip Furr, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Memphis, TN. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

920 Madison Ave Ste 605

Memphis, TN 38103

Contact Information

(901) 522-1700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 85% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Furr does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions
  • Unknown (8/31/2016)
    Action Taken: Letter of Concern
    Summary: Furr, Philip
    State: Mississippi
  • Unknown (8/31/2016)
    Action Taken: Letter of Concern
    Summary: Furr, Philip Marvin MD: License # 09113: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure issued a public LETTER OF CONCERN on the physician's license.
    State: Mississippi

Education

  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Baptist Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Furr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Furr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Furr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Furr to family and friends
5.0
based on 14 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Furr'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Memphis, TN |
Total faith in this man. He takes you through the tests, tells you what's going on, what to watch out for, makes sure you understand, and gives you options and likely outcomes--all while staying upbeat and positive. Sure couldn't ask for more.
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in Memphis, TN |
Long time patient. Have referred many friends & coworkers to him, who remain patients. Always helpful, professional and kind.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Furr accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Furr has admitting privileges

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
6019 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
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