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Dr. James Blackstone, MD

Ophthalmology*
3.3 (10)
Map Pin Small Sylacauga, AL
Accepting new patients
23 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Blackstone, MD

Dr. James Blackstone, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Sylacauga, AL. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 23 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham and is affiliated with Ascension St. Vincent's St. Clair, Citizens Baptist Medical Center and Coosa Valley Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Blackstone an average 3.3 star rating.

Dr. Blackstone works at Practice in Sylacauga, AL with other offices in Birmingham, AL and Talladega, AL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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. Blackstone's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Michael G. Martin M.d. LLC
    209 W Spring St Ste 302, Sylacauga, AL 35150 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 245-5203
  2. 2
    Alabama Lions Sight Convervation
    700 18th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 325-8620
  3. 3
    Alabama Eye Clinic PC
    109 Coosa St E Ste A, Talladega, AL 35160 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 761-2447
  4. 4
    Uab Callahan Eye - Downtown Clinics - Suite 200
    1720 University Blvd Ste 200, Birmingham, AL 35233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 325-8620

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  • Ascension St. Vincent's St. Clair
  • Citizens Baptist Medical Center
  • Coosa Valley Medical Center

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    About Dr. James Blackstone, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 23 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1477523090
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Alabama at Birmingham
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    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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