Dr. Richard Duffey, MD

Dr. Richard Duffey, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Richard Duffey, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2880 Dauphin St

Mobile, AL 36606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 96% of peers
Eye Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
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13  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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 Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Parkland Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Sc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Duffey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Duffey's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Duffey to family and friends
26 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Duffey'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 (18)

My experience with Dr. Duffy and his staff was handled with the most professional and kindness, from the staff to the completion of my surgery. I would highly recommend Dr Duffy to my family and anyone that may need his knowledge and professional help..
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I recently underwent Lasik by Dr Duffey and, as someone who is terrified of having people that up close and personal to my face, I can honestly say I'd go back and do it again. Dr Duffey made the procedure painless and anxiety-free.
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Dr Duffy is the best ophthalmology physician I have ever had. He is thorough and completely aware of all that is involved within his field. I highly recommend him to everyone who is looking for a knowledgeable and skilled professional.
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I could not be more thrilled with my new eye. I can see better out of that eye than I could as an elementary child. I am still in shock over the drastic improvement. I was never in any pain and the surgery was fast and efficient. Everyone was kind and helpful and the whole process could not...more
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Dr. Duffy has removed cataracts from both my eyes and my vision is wonderful! I only wear glasses for reading.
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