Board Certified General Ophthalmologist with special interests in: Glaucoma management, Diabetic Eye Disease, Laser and Cataract surgery. In addition to his time with Tri-County Eye Clinic, he brings over ten years experience operating his own private practice.
This unit incorporates the latest in wavefront technology and auto-eyetracking. He has been performing LASIK surgery on an out-patient basis in his office since 1998.
He also performs laser surgery for Diabetic Eye Disease and Glaucoma. Medicare and major insurance and vision plans accepted.
A graduate of Tulane University and LSU Medical School in New Orleans. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Alton Ochsner Foundation Hospital under the direction of Richard Hessee, M.D., one of the leading Ophthalmologists in the State of Louisiana. Dr. Bertucci is currently on staff at both Memorial Hospital and Garden Park Hospital of Gulfport and is a provider for Blue Cross/Blue Sheild, Medicare, Humana, Healthsprings, SAS, Medicaid, Ambetter and most other insurance companies.
An Eye M.D. is an ophthalmologist, a medical or osteopathic doctor who specializes in eye and vision care. Eye M.D.s are specially trained to provide the full spectrum of eye care, from prescribing glasses and contact lenses to complex and delicate eye surgery. Many Eye M.D.s are also involved in scientific research into the causes and cures for eye diseases and vision problems.