Dr. Samuel Poppell MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Samuel Poppell is an ophthalmologist in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and North Okaloosa Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Poppell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and one of 2 at North Okaloosa Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests: Corneal Transplantation, Cataract Extraction, LASIK, Stem Cells

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1981 - 1982

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1978 - 1981

Tripler Army Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1977 - 1978

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A performance evaluation study of three types of alpha-track detector radon monitors.
Yeager, W. M., Lucas, R. M., Daum, K. A., Sensintaffar, E., Poppell, S., Feldt, L., Clarkin, M.

Summary of measured radiofrequency electric and magnetic fields (10 kHz to 30 GHz) in the general and work environment.
Mantiply, E. D., Pohl, K. R., Poppell, S. W., Murphy, J. A.

A performance evaluation of bare alpha track detectors.
Yeager, W. M., Rodman, N. F., White, S. B., Boyd, M. A., Poppell, S. W.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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