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Dr. Larry Ferdinand, MD

Ophthalmology*
3.7 (12)
Map Pin Small Covington, LA
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Larry Ferdinand, MD

Dr. Larry Ferdinand, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Covington, LA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 17 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Howard University College of Medicine and is affiliated with Pascagoula Hospital. Dr. Ferdinand, completed a residency at Howard University. Patients rated Dr. Ferdinand an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Ferdinand works at Ochsner Health Center- Covington in Covington, LA. They frequently treat conditions like Diabetic Cataracts and Accommodation Disorders 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. Ferdinand's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Ochsner Health Center- Covington
    1000 Ochsner Blvd, Covington, LA 70433 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (985) 875-2828
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Pascagoula Hospital

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Diabetic Cataracts
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Diabetic Cataracts
Accommodation Disorders
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Astigmatism
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blepharitis
Blindness
Cataract
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Chalazion
Chorioretinal Scars
Corneal Diseases
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Eyes
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Exophoria
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eye Pain
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Eyelid Disorders
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma
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Headache
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Heterophoria
Hordeolum
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Keratitis
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Lazy Eye
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Nearsightedness
Ocular Hypertension
Periorbital Cellulitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Senile Cataracts
Strabismus
Stye
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Tear Duct Disorders
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Eyelid Surgery
Anisocoria
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Blind Hypertensive Eye
Blocked Tear Duct
Brain Disorders
Brow Ptosis
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Conjunctiva Cyst
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Disorder of Choroid
Ectropion of Eyelid
Endophthalmitis
Entropion
Esophoria
Esotropia
Exotropia
Eye Melanoma
Eyeball Contusion
Farsightedness
Floaters
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Foreign Body in Eye
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Herpetic Keratitis
Hypertropia
Hyphema
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Hypotropia
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Iridocyclitis
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Keratoconus
Lagophthalmos
Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Migraine
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Miosis
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Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Orbital Fracture
Paralytic Strabismus
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Retina Diseases
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Ischemia
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Telangiectasia
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Retinoschisis
Serous Detachment Retina
Shingles
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Squamous Blepharitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trichiasis
Ulcer
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Ulcerative Blepharitis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vascular Disease
Vitreous Hemorrhage
B-Scan Ultrasound
Excision of Chalazion
Eye Examination
Eye Surgery
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma Surgery
Iridectomy
Iridotomy
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Eye Laceration
Tear Duct Surgery
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
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    3.7
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    Based on 12 ratings
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    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 17 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1255599601
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Howard University
    Residency
    Internship
    • Howard University Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Howard University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Xavier University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Larry Ferdinand, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ferdinand is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Ferdinand works at Ochsner Health Center- Covington in Covington, LA. View the full address on Dr. Ferdinand’s profile.

    Dr. Ferdinand has seen patients for Diabetic Cataracts and Accommodation Disorders, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ferdinand on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    12 patients have reviewed Dr. Ferdinand. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ferdinand.

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