We found 10 providers matching cataract surgery and who accept BlueOptions Everyday Health 1416 near Pensacola, FL.

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Dr. David Michael Mills, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology
1300 Shoreline Drive; Suite 104
Gulf Breeze, FL
 

Dr. David Mills is a plastic surgery and ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist in Gulf Breeze, FL. Patients gave Dr. Mills an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: plastic surgery procedures and comprehensive ophthalmology. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Michigan Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center.

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Clinical Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery Procedures

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 89
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,743 - $2,208
  • Medicare Cost: $610 - $782
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
6190 N Davis Highway
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Clinton Fletcher's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). Areas of particular interest for Dr. Fletcher include comprehensive ophthalmology. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Fletcher is a graduate of Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine. Dr. Fletcher completed his residency training at Naval Medical Center San Diego.

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Clinical Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 187
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,191 - $1,375
  • Medicare Cost: $679 - $846
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
6190 N Davis Highway
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Robert Harbour works as an ophthalmologist in Pensacola, FL and Pace, FL. Dr. Harbour's areas of expertise include the following: refractive surgery (vision correction surgery) and cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation. He graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation

All Interests: Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation, Refractive Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 168
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,191 - $1,375
  • Medicare Cost: $682 - $848
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
4570 Isabella Ingram Drive
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Andrew Kortz is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). He works in Pensacola, FL. Before completing his residency at National Naval Medical Center, Dr. Kortz attended medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. His areas of expertise consist of cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, external eye diseases, and cornea problems. Dr. Kortz is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation

All Interests: External Eye Diseases, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation, Cornea Problems

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 65
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,347 - $1,496
  • Medicare Cost: $678 - $844
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Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology
3421 N 12th Avenue
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Donna Corder is a plastic surgeon and ophthalmologist. She has a special interest in plastic surgery procedures and comprehensive ophthalmology. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. After completing medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine, Dr. Corder performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Wayne State University.

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Clinical Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery Procedures

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 23
  • Uninsured Cost: $200
  • Medicare Cost: $135
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
6190 N Davis Highway
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. George McKnight sees patients in Pensacola, FL. His medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. McKnight studied medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. McKnight accepts.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 368
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,193
  • Medicare Cost: $682
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
2020 Langley Avenue
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Winfried Hansen is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). His areas of clinical interest consist of cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and then he performed his residency at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Hansen is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 35
  • Uninsured Cost: $320
  • Medicare Cost: $136
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Specializes in Optometry
113 Palafox Place
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Gene Terrezza is an optometrist in Pensacola, FL. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Terrezza accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 42
  • Uninsured Cost: $225
  • Medicare Cost: $118
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Specializes in Optometry
4469 Mobile Highway; Suite B
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Clare Leonard's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Leonard accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $250
  • Medicare Cost: $122
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Specializes in Optometry
5062 Mobile Highway
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. James Andrews' area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Andrews is rated highly by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 44
  • Uninsured Cost: $170
  • Medicare Cost: $135

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What is Cataract Surgery?

A cataract is a cloudy, dull area that develops in the lens of the eye, usually in people over the age of 55. It is sometimes linked to a deficiency in certain nutrients, especially lutein, zinc, and vitamin E. Cataracts can cause significant vision loss and even blindness. Cataract surgery is a procedure to remove the damaged lens and replace it with an artificial lens, making it possible to see clearly again.

Cataract surgery is a relatively simple surgery, performed under local anesthetic, which usually takes less than an hour. The ophthalmologist makes a tiny incision in the corner of the eye and removes the old lens. Then the new lens, which is permanent and made of plastic, is inserted. There are different kinds of replacement lenses available, just as there are different kinds of lenses for eyeglasses. Monofocal lenses are good for distance but will require the use of reading glasses for near vision. Bifocal lenses have different focal points for near and far vision depending on the angle at which you look through the lens. There are even adjustable lenses that can shift between near and far vision with the movement of your eye muscles.

If both eyes require surgery, usually the ophthalmologist does one eye at a time to allow your vision on one side to heal before performing surgery on the other. After surgery, you can typically go home right away, although driving is not recommended. There is not usually much pain, but you might feel an itching sensation for the first day or two as the incision in your eye heals. It may take several weeks for your vision to fully adapt to the new lens.