Dr. Thomas Elmer Jr, MD

Dr. Thomas Elmer Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(5)
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Dr. Thomas Elmer Jr, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Buffalo, NY. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

2825 Niagara Falls Blvd Ste 130

Buffalo, NY 14228

Contact Information

(716) 564-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health

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Astigmatism
high
more than 83% of peers
Keratitis
normal
more than 81% of peers
Esotropia
normal
more than 72% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
36

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • La State University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elmer Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elmer Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elmer Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Elmer Jr'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. Elmer Jr accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Independent Health
    Encompass

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Hospitals where Dr. Elmer Jr has admitting privileges

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
621 10th St
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
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