Dr. Polly Purgason, MD

Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 57
(10)
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Dr. Polly Purgason, MD
Dr. Polly Purgason, MD is an ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery doctor who practices in Richmond, VA. She is 57 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Purgason is affiliated with Bon Secours - St. Mary's Hospital, Bon Secours - St. Francis Medical Center, Henrico Doctors' Hospital and CJW Medical Center - Chippenham.

Huguenot

400 Westhampton Sta

Richmond, VA 23226

Contact Information

(804) 287-4200

Dr. Polly Purgason, MD

Dr. Polly Purgason, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Optima Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

To enrich lives by improving sight. We do this through: Excellence in diagnosis and treatment Breadth of services and specialties Numerous and convenient office locations Technological advancements Clinical research Continuing medical and community education Community outreach activities and events
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Dr. Purgason's Experience

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Dr. Purgason's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects
10

Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • The Staten Island University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • The Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purgason has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purgason's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purgason to family and friends
4.7
based on 10 total reviews
Dr. Purgason'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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Purgason accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Optima Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Purgason has admitting privileges

Bon Secours - St. Francis Medical Center
13710 St Francis Blvd
Midlothian, VA 23114
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Bon Secours - St. Mary's Hospital
5801 Bremo Rd
Richmond, VA 23226
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CJW Medical Center - Chippenham
7101 Jahnke Rd
Richmond, VA 23225
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Henrico Doctors' Hospital
1602 Skipwith Rd
Richmond, VA 23229
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