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Edward Darrell Jervey Edit Profile

Edward Darrell Jervey, American health care facility executive. Diplomate American Board Ophthalmology, American Board Eye Surgery. Recipient Distinguished Service award Lions, 1987.

Background

Jervey, Edward Darrell was born on August 23, 1936 in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. Son of James Wilkinson and Alletta W. (Wood) Jervey.

Education

Bachelor, University Virginia, 1957. Doctor of Medicine, Duke University, 1961.

Career

Intern in surgery, Duke Hospital, Durham, North Carolina, 1961-1962;resident in ophthalmology, Duke Hospital, Durham, North Carolina, 1962-1965;private practice, Greenville, since 1967;president, Carolina Eye Association, Greenville, since 1970;fellow in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York City, 1983-1984;member teaching staff, Greenville Hospital Systemconsultant ophthalmologist residency teaching program, Duke U. Eye Center. President Furman Greenville Fine Arts Series, 1973.

Membership

Junior warden vestry Christ Church, 1977-1978. Chairman of the Board Christ Church Episcopal School, 1981-1982, board visitors, since 1990. Board directors Greenville Speech &Hearing Center, 1979-1982, Young Men’s Christian Association, 1970-1973, Young Men’s Christian Association Metropolitan Board, 1973-1976.

Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1965-1967. Member American Medical Association, American College Eye Surgeons, American Academy Ophthalmology, American Society Geriatric Ophthalmology, American Society Cataract and Refractive Surgery, South Carolina. Society Ophthalmology (president 1976), South Carolina.

Medical Association, Greenville CountyMed. Society (president 1981), Cotillion Club of Greenville (president 1988-1989), Greenville Country Club, Poinsett Club, St. Andrews Society.

Connections

Married Patricia Hamilton, June 21, 1958. Children: Kay Roper, Elizabeth Gentry, Darrell Jinks.