Dr. Jerry Latham, OD

Dr. Jerry Latham, OD

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Jerry L. Latham, O.D. Primary Care of the Eye, Laser Surgery Co-Management, Optometric Glaucoma Specialist, Certified Therapeutic Optometrist – American Board of Optometry Certification 2012 Education: Undergraduate – University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1976 Optometry School – University of Houston College of Optometry, 1980 Clinical Experience: Office of Stuart Elovitz, M.D. Pediatric Center, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1980-82 Office of Jay Merten, M.D. Irving Opththalmology Clinic Irving, Texas, 1982-83 Private Practice Harwood Vision Clinic Bedford, Texas, 1982-present Professional Affiliations: American Optometric Association since 1982 Texas Optometric Association 27 years Tarrant County Optometric Association American Optometric Association Contact Lens Section Awards: American Optometric Association Recognition Awards, 1993, 1995, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Post Graduate Training: International Board of Examiners in Optometry Diagnosis and Treatment of Ocular Disease, 1992 Therapeutic Pharmacological Training University Of Alabama College of Optometry, 1992 Southern Diplomat Program in Glaucoma, 1996-98 Computer Vision Syndrome Certification 2001 Optometric Glaucoma Specialist Certification 2002 Corneal Refractive Therapy Certification 2002 Laser, Lasik Co-management Training: Bochner Eye Institute, Toronto, Canada, 1994 Beacon Laser Certificate of Training, 1994 Ohio State College of Optometry Certification Course, 1995 Summit Laser Clinical Affiliate, 1995 TLC Laser Clinical Affiliate, 1995 Lasik Co-Management, 1994-present ...See Less

Harwood Vision Clinic

2600 Harwood Rd

Bedford, TX 76021
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Jerry Latham had a dream. Build the finest Optometric practice in Tarrant County. Over twenty-five years and 30 thousand patients later, he not only has reached this goal, but still strives to deliver the best in eye care and eyewear. We invite you to join our practice and experience state of the art eye care with attention to detail in a friendly, personal atmosphere.
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Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Cornea & Contact Management
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Board Certifications

  • Optometry
    Accredited by: American Board of Optometry
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Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Best's Disease
  • Binocular Vision Disorder
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharochalasis
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Cataract
  • Cataract - Microcornea Syndrome
  • Cataract, Microphthalmia - Nystagmus
  • Cataract, Total Congenital
  • Cataract, Zonular
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Convergence Insufficiency
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Diabetes Insipidus - Diabetes Mellitus - Optic Atrophy
  • Diabetes-Like Blepharitis
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dilatation
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Movement Disorders
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eye Strain
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma in Ciliochorodial Detachment
  • Glaucoma in Epithelial Ingrowth
  • Glaucoma in Intra Ocular Tumours
  • Glaucoma in Iridoschisis.
  • Glaucoma in Phacomatoses
  • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
  • Hazy Vision
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hypotropia
  • Iritis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Low Vision
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Macular Dystrophy, Atypical Vitelliform
  • Macular Dystrophy, Concentric Annular
  • Macular Dystrophy, Vitelliform, Adult-Onset
  • Macular Dystrophy, Vitelliform, Early-Onset
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • North Carolina Macular Dystrophy
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Presbyopia
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Dysplasia, X - Linked
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinitis Punctata Albescens
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy, Arteriosclerotic
  • Severe Myopia
  • Strabismus-Like Double Vision
  • Stye
  • Vertical Heterophoria
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Aura
  • Visual Dysfunction
  • Visual Field Loss
  • Vitreoretinal Degeneration
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Watering Eyes

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Procedures

  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Prism Lenses
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Houston / College of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Latham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Latham's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Latham to family and friends
4.8
based on 183 total surveys (1 with a review)
Dr. Latham'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 Reviews (1)
in Hurst, TX |
Inept: 1) Misread my chart. I reported that I use a computer a great deal of the day and also use reading glasses. When prescribing bifocals, Dr Latham failed to consider Computer lenses as an option, as opposed to Driving/Reading lenses. I learned of computer lenses during my search and brought it to his attention in a follow up visit. 2) Misdiagnosed my condition. I purchased glasses and ended up having dry eye (diagnosed by another Drs ASSISTANT. 3) Cost me $850 of near worthless glasses
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Dr. Latham accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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