Dr. Richard Eiferman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 69
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Dr. Richard Eiferman, MD
Dr. Richard Eiferman, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Louisville, KY. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Eiferman is affiliated with Jewish Hospital, Norton Hospital and University of Louisville Hospital.

Richard A. Eiferman, PSC

6400 Dutchmans Pkwy Ste 220

Louisville, KY 40205

Contact Information

(502) 895-4200

Dr. Richard Eiferman, MD

Dr. Richard Eiferman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Eiferman's Experience

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

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
63

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Milwaukee County General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Milwaukee Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Eiferman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eiferman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eiferman to family and friends
4.2
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Eiferman'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 (3)
in Louisville, KY |
Dr eifferman did a wonderful job when I needed a partial cornea transplant. The outcome was wonderful and I found him very caring.
in Crestwood ky |
Have fuchs. Corneal transplant on 1 eye. Much better vision.
in Louisville, KY |
Under poor management. I received a bill from over two years ago. When I inquired what happened that I did not receive this sooner the person on the phone admitted his office failed to bill patients. I then learned that I had another bill that went to a collection agency although his office never sent me the bill and I had been to the office and paid my balance. Very shady to honest people!!!!!!!!
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Dr. Eiferman accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Eiferman has admitting privileges

Jewish Hospital
200 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
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Norton Hospital
200 E Chestnut St
Louisville, KY 40202
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University of Louisville Hospital
530 S Jackson St
Louisville, KY 40202
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