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Dr. Jerry Nelson Black MD PHD, Ophthalmologist

Dr. Jerry Nelson Black MD PHD


10 Amalia Drive Suite B-1 Buckhannon WV, 26201



Dr. Jerry Black is an ophthalmologist practicing in Buckhannon, WV. Dr. Black specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Black can practice medicine as well as surgery. Opthalmologists can perform surgeries because they have their medical degrees along with at least eight years of additional training. Dr. Black can diagnose and treat diseases, perform eye operations and prescribe eye glasses and contacts. Ophthalmologists can also specialize even further in a specific area of eye care.

Education and Training

Univ of Miami Sch of Med, Miami Fl 1976

University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine 1972

Board Certification

OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyABO

Provider Details



  • Cataracts
  • Diabetes
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Type 2 Diabetes


  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center Program   

Dr. Jerry Nelson Black MD PHD's Practice location

Jerry Black

10 Amalia Drive -
Buckhannon, WV 26201
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New patients: 304-472-2100
Fax: 304-472-2118

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Dr. Jerry Nelson Black MD PHD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 10 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Ophthalmologist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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