Dr. Todd Purkiss

Ophthalmology
Louisville, KY
16 years experience male

Locations

Retina Associates of Kentucky

Louisville, KY

Address

6420 Dutchmans Parkway, Suite 70, Louisville, KY
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Practice website

Fax

(502) 883-6797

About

Bio

Private Practice physician specializing in retinal disease. Fellowship trained at the Duke Eye Center.

Specialties
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Ophthalmology, Board Certified

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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Todd Purkiss
16 years experience Ophthalmology
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A 24-year-old female asked:
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16 years experience Ophthalmology
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Purkiss is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Purkiss is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! I appreciate your attention to this matter, I am worried as I just read neurontin causing pinkeye in some people, 2x now since I've been on
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Thanks for your quick reply! I took a cloth and washed it wid. Hot water and put on eye is it right
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you so much, been in so much pain that the pain meds not working

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Louisville School of Medicine, KY
Graduated 2004MD

Residency

University of Louisville

Affiliations

American Society of Retina Specialists
American Academy of Ophthalmology
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