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Dr. William Bearden, MD

Dr. William Bearden, MD

Age 51 Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery* M
(32) 32 reviews

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Dr. William Bearden, MD works in Richmond, VA as an Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Specialist and has 26 years experience.

They are board certified in Ophthalmology and graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine in 1998. Dr. Bearden completed a residency at University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Bearden has has worked on more claims relating to Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis) and Eyelid Spasm than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Bearden has received an average rating of 4.5 from patients and has been reviewed 32 times. They are affiliated with Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center and St. Mary's Hospital. Their office accepts new patients and has telehealth appointments. Dr. Bearden also speaks French and Spanish. Dr. Bearden practices at Practice in Richmond, VA and has additional offices in Prince George, VA, Mechanicsville, VA and Henrico, VA.


  • Asoprs Oculoplastic Surgery Inc, Fellowship Hospital — 2004
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Residency Hospital — 2002
  • Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital|Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1999
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine, Medical School — 1998

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health
  • Humana
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Bearden is very professional, knowledgeable and skilled. I received the best of care before during and after my surgery. He even called me himself to check on me after I got home, above and beyond care. Would highly recommend.
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Dr. William Bearden, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today. See Dr. Bearden's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Bearden accepts telehealth appointments. See Dr. Bearden's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Bearden accepts Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details., Aetna and Anthem as well as many others.

Dr. Bearden's office is located at 400 Westhampton Sta Richmond, VA 23226. Find other locations and directions on MedicalNewsToday.

Dr. Bearden frequently sees patients for Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis) and Eyelid Spasm. Check Dr. Bearden's experience on other conditions or procedures on their MedicalNewsToday profile.

Yes, Dr. Bearden speaks French and Spanish. See Dr. Bearden's profile on MedicalNewsToday for more information.

Dr. Bearden has a star rating of 4.5/5 and has been reviewed 32 times.

Dr. Bearden is board certified in Ophthalmology.

Dr. Bearden has been practicing as an Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Specialist for 26 years.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center
  • St. Mary's Hospital


  1. Practice

    1. 1
      Virginia Eye Institute
      400 Westhampton Sta, Richmond, VA 23226 Directions (804) 287-4200
    2. 2
      Virginia Eye Institute
      2015 Waterside Rd, Prince George, VA 23875 Directions (804) 287-4200
  1. Practice

    1. 3
      Eye Surgeons of Richmond Inc.
      8120 Pleasant Grove Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23116 Directions (804) 287-4200
  1. Practice

    1. 4
      12018 W Broad St Ste 102, Henrico, VA 23233 Directions (804) 287-2022
  1. Virginia Eye Institute

    1. 5
      The Hearing Center
      6946 Forest Ave Ste 100, Richmond, VA 23230 Directions (804) 827-2020
    2. 6
      Short Pump/Town Center West
      12018 W Broad St Ste 100, Henrico, VA 23233 Directions (804) 287-4200
  1. Virginia Eye Institute

    1. 7
      Huguenot Bridge
      400 Westhampton Sta, Richmond, VA 23226 Directions (804) 287-4276
  1. Virginia Eye Institute

    1. 8
      Short Pump Office
      12018 W Broad St Ste 100, Henrico, VA 23233 Directions (804) 287-4216
    2. 9
      St. Mary's Hospital & Optical Shop
      5875 Bremo Rd Ste 606, Richmond, VA 23226 Directions (804) 287-4216

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