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We found 4 providers with an interest in eye problems and who accept Blue Advantage Plus Silver 102 - Three $0 PCP Visits near Beverly, MA.

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Dr. Tina Scheufele Cleary, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
100 Cummings Center; Suite 136p
Beverly, MA
 

Dr. Tina Cleary is a medical specialist in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. In her practice, she is particularly interested in macular hole, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), and diabetic retinopathy. Dr. Cleary is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Tufts Health Plan, in addition to other insurance carriers. She graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. For her residency, Dr. Cleary trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. She has received professional recognition including the following: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Gamma; Chapters; and Southwestern Medical Foundation Scholarship Award. She is conversant in German. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Beverly Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Cleary's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , macular hole, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy

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Dr. James W Hung, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
100 Cummings Center; Suite 136p
Beverly, MA
 

Dr. James Hung is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. His areas of clinical interest consist of glaucoma and cataracts. Dr. Hung is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Hung trained at Georgetown University Hospital. In addition to English, he speaks Mandarin. He is professionally affiliated with Beverly Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Hung's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma, anterior segment diseases, cataracts

All Interests: Anterior Segment Diseases, Cataracts, Glaucoma

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
100 Cummings Center; Suite 136p
Beverly, MA
 

Dr. Mark Hatton's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). His areas of expertise include the following: blepharoplasty and botox injection. Dr. Hatton is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School and then he performed his residency at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Hatton takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Fellow of the Year, Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary; New England Opthalmologic Society 1st Place; and Resident Research, .. He is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
100 Cummings Center; Suite 136p
Beverly, MA
 

Dr. Jason Rothman specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease) and practices in Boston, MA, Waltham, MA, and Beverly, MA. Dr. Rothman's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. In his practice, he is particularly interested in dry eyes, external eye diseases, and cornea problems. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He attended Tufts University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Tufts Medical Center for residency. His professional affiliations include Massachusetts General Hospital and Tufts Medical Center. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Rothman's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , anterior segment diseases, dry eyes, external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: Dry Eyes, External Eye Diseases, Anterior Segment Diseases, Cornea Problems

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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.