Dr. Ronald E. McFarland Sr., MD

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Dr. Ronald E. McFarland Sr., MD

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RONALD E MCFARLAND MD 2021 Church St Ste 606, Nashville, TN 37203 Get Directions

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As an ophthalmologist specializing in the treatment of the vision threatening disease known as "Glaucoma", it is important to me that all Tennesseans have access to premium quality eye care. It is with this mindset that we attempt to make ourselves available to all who would have us provide their services.Read more

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

Procedures Performed

  • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Trabeculectomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Meharry Medical College

    Graduated in 1980

  • Internship Hospital
    Usphs Hosp

    Completed in 1981

  • Residency Hospital
    Tulane University Hospital and Clinics

    Completed in 1986

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mass Ee Infirm-Harvard U

    Completed in 1987

  • Undergraduate School
    Johnson C. Smith University

    Graduated in 1977

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. McFarland Sr.'s Care Philosophy

As an ophthalmologist specializing in the treatment of the vision threatening disease known as "Glaucoma", it is important to me that all Tennesseans have access to premium quality eye care. It is with this mindset that we attempt to make ourselves available to all who would have us provide their services.