Dr. Thomas Lewis Beardsley MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Thomas Beardsley is an ophthalmologist in Asheville, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and Mission Hospital. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. He is one of 246 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 20 at Mission Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #8 in Ophthalmology

Mission Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1978 - 1978

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1979 - 1982

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1979

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NC State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Multistate outbreak of toxic anterior segment syndrome, 2005.
Kutty, P.K., Forster, T.S., Wood-Koob, C., Thayer, N., Nelson, R.B., Berke, S.J., Pontacolone, L., Beardsley, T.L., Edelhauser, H.F., Arduino, M.J., Mamalis, N., Srinivasan, A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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