We found 10 providers with an interest in eye problems and who accept Humana HMO Open Access Copay 100/1000 near Shreveport, LA.

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
510 E. Stoner Avenue
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. Thomas Redens is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist in Shreveport, LA. Patient ratings for Dr. Redens average 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Redens obtained his medical school training at Albany Medical College and performed his residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport. He is affiliated with Overton Brooks VA Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, External Eye Diseases, Cornea Problems

Specializes in Ophthalmology
2611 Greenwood Road
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. David Bryan's medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He obtained his medical school training at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport and performed his residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport.

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Relevant Interests: , vitreous problems, cataracts

All Interests: Cataracts, Surgical Procedures, Vitreous Problems

Specializes in Other, Ophthalmology
#3 Minden Medical Plaza
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. James Lusk's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). His education and training includes medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lusk accepts.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cataracts, cornea problems

All Interests: External Eye Diseases, Cataracts, Cornea Problems

Dr. Brian Johannes Vekovius, MD
Specializes in Other, Ophthalmology
1541 Kings Highway
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. Bryan Vekovius is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). His areas of expertise include laser eye surgery, restylane, and botox injection. Before performing his residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport, Dr. Vekovius attended Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport for medical school. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Vekovius accepts.

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Relevant Interests: , eye problems

All Interests: Botox Injection, Plastic Surgery Procedures, Restylane, Laser Eye Surgery, Eye Problems

Specializes in Ophthalmology
6028 Creswell
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. Jeffrey Faludi is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Faludi's areas of clinical interest consist of comprehensive ophthalmology and cataracts. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and a graduate of Greater Baltimore Medical Center's residency program.

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Relevant Interests: , cataracts

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataracts

Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
836 Olive
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. Charles Lyon is a specialist in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). He works in Shreveport, LA. Dr. Lyon is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of North Carolina (UNC).

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Relevant Interests: , vitreous problems

All Interests: Vitreous Problems

Specializes in Ophthalmology
2300 Hospital Drive; Suite 300
Bossier City, LA
 

Dr. Norman Zaffater specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). Before performing his residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport, Dr. Zaffater attended Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport for medical school. He is especially interested in refractive surgery (vision correction surgery) and cataracts. Dr. Zaffater is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , cataracts

All Interests: Cataracts, Surgical Procedures, Refractive Surgery

Specializes in Ophthalmology
510 E. Stoner Avenue
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. Christopher Shelby sees patients in Shreveport, LA. His medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Shelby's education and training includes medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport and residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport. Areas of expertise for Dr. Shelby include cataracts. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Overton Brooks VA Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , cataracts

All Interests: Cataracts

Dr. Kenneth Wayne Sanders, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Other, Otolaryngology
2800 Youree Drive; Suite #110
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. Kenneth Sanders specializes in facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: dermabrasion, botox injection, and septoplasty. Dr. Sanders is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He studied medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport.

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Relevant Interests: , eye problems

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Eyelid Retraction Repair, Ptosis Repair, Lip Implants, Sclerotherapy, Chin Implants, ... (Read more)

Dr. Robert Strong Thornton, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
2121 Line Avenue
Shreveport, LA
 

Dr. Robert Thornton is a facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) specialist. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Thornton include facial reconstruction, ear lobe surgery, and sleep apnea. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Thornton is a graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , eye problems

All Interests: Sleep Problems, Septoplasty, Rhinoplasty, Nose Surgery, Sinus Surgery, Sleep Apnea, CPAP Treatment, ... (Read more)

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What are Eye Problems?

Almost every moment that we are awake, we rely on our eyes to navigate and interact with the world around us. But we rarely give our eyes much thought. The truth is, the eyes are amazing, complex and delicate organs. Millions of people every year have problems with their eyes. Some of the most common eye problems are refractive disorders, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and cataracts.

Refractive disorders happen when the shape of your eye doesn’t let you focus very precisely. You might be myopic (nearsighted), hyperopic (farsighted), or have an astigmatism, which is a focus problem caused by the cornea. Refractive disorders can be corrected by glasses or contacts.

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. It happens when fluid pressure builds up within the eye and damages the optic nerve. It is treated with medications and surgery.

Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes. The retina is tissue at the back of the eye that is filled with numerous, tiny blood vessels. When diabetes damages these delicate blood vessels, they burst or leak, leading to blind spots and blurred vision. Diabetic retinopathy can be treated with laser therapy and surgery, but often vision cannot be restored.

Macular degeneration is common in older adults. The macula is the central part of the retina and is responsible for crisp center vision. Over time, the cells in the macula begin to die, making central vision blurry. An early symptom of macular degeneration is that straight lines appear wavy.

Cataracts happen when the clear lens in the front of the eye becomes cloudy, making things look blurry or faded. They are extremely common in older people. By age 80, more than half of all Americans will have had a cataract. In early stages, prescription glasses and magnifying lenses can help. As the cataracts get worse, surgery to replace the lens may be the best option.

More than just one of the five senses, we rely heavily on our eyes to communicate, work, and get around every day. It’s important to have regular eye exams to make sure your vision stays in good shape for years to come.
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