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Dr. Carol Clemons, MD

Cornea & Refractive Surgery*
4.0 (7)
Map Pin Small Shreveport, LA
Accepting new patients
43 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Carol Clemons, MD

Dr. Carol Clemons, MD is a Cornea & Refractive Surgery Specialist in Shreveport, LA. They specialize in Cornea & Refractive Surgery, has 43 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine and is affiliated with Highland Medical Center and Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport. Dr. Clemons, completed a residency at Lsu Health Science Center University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Clemons an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Clemons works at Practice in Shreveport, LA. They frequently treat conditions like Herpetic Keratitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Clemons' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Shreveport Eye Clinic A Medical Corp.
    471 Ashley Ridge Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71106 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 861-4009
  2. 2
    Eye Surgery Center
    445 Ashley Ridge Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71106 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 869-1130

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Highland Medical Center
  • Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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Herpetic Keratitis
Senile Cataracts
Eye Infections
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Cataract
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Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Corneal Diseases
Diabetic Retinopathy
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Dry Eyes
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Eye Pain
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Eyelid Disorders
Glaucoma
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Iridocyclitis
Keratitis
Keratoconus
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Tear Duct Disorders
Trichiasis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Eyelid Surgery
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Astigmatism
Blepharitis
Blocked Tear Duct
Cataract Surgery Complications
Chalazion
Chorioretinal Scars
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Scar
Corneal Ulcer
Dacryoadenitis
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Foreign Body in Eye
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Headache
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Lazy Eye
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Macular Hole
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Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Pinguecula
Posterior Scleritis
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinoschisis
Stye
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Cataract Removal Surgery
Cornea Surgery
Cornea Transplant
Eye Surgery
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Laser Cataract Surgery
LASIK
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    About Dr. Carol Clemons, MD

    Specialties*
    • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 43 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1609879931
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • 1985
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Lsu Health Science Center University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • 1982
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Southern Methodist University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Carol Clemons, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Clemons is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Clemons has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Clemons has seen patients for Herpetic Keratitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Clemons on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Clemons. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Clemons.

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