Dr. Philip Furr, MD

Dr. Philip Furr, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Philip Furr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1980 and specializes in ophthalmology.

920 Madison Ave Ste 605

Memphis, TN 38103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Furr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Furr does not have any board certifications listed.

32  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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2  Procedures

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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Furr to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have 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)

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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Long time patient. Have referred many friends & coworkers to him, who remain patients. Always helpful, professional and kind.
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