We found 5 pediatric ophthalmologists who accept Humana ChoiceCare Network near Saint Louis, MO.
Dr. Prabakar Rao practices pediatric ophthalmology, ocular oncology, and vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). He is especially interested in diabetic retinopathy. Dr. Rao honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Rao's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Washington University Physicians and Barnes-Jewish Hospital.
Clinical interests: Macular Surgery, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Hole, Uveitis, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, ... (Read more)
Dr. Gregg Lueder is a pediatric ophthalmologist and ocular oncology specialist. He is especially interested in strabismus. Dr. Lueder's professional affiliations include Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, and Washington University Physicians. He honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine and performed his residency at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis and the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.
Clinical interests: Retinoblastoma, Retinopathy of Prematurity, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Strabismus, Eye Problems
Dr. Lawrence Tychsen sees patients in Saint Louis, MO, Town and Country, MO, and Creve Coeur, MO. His medical specialty is pediatric ophthalmology. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Tychsen include eye movement disorders and cataracts. Dr. Tychsen's hospital/clinic affiliations include Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, and Washington University Physicians. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Tychsen graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.
Clinical interests: Nystagmus, Eye Movement Disorders, Cataracts, Cerebral Palsy, Amblyopia, Strabismus, Refractive ... (Read more)
Dr. Steven Couch, who practices in Saint Louis, MO and Creve Coeur, MO, is a medical specialist in pediatric ophthalmology. He is professionally affiliated with Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Washington University Physicians, and St. Louis Children's Hospital. After attending the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Dr. Couch completed his residency training at Mayo Clinic. The average patient rating for Dr. Couch is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers.
Clinical interests: Eyelid Problems, Facial Problems, Facial Surgery, Cancer, Eyelid Surgery, Thyroid Problems, ... (Read more)
Dr. Susan Culican is a specialist in pediatric ophthalmology. She attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Culican trained at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Dr. Culican's clinical interests include glaucoma and cataracts. She takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Dr. Culican is affiliated with Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, and Washington University Physicians.
Clinical interests: Nystagmus, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Amblyopia, Strabismus, Refractive Surgery
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- Amblyopia, or lazy eye
- Eye alignment problems, such as strabismus
- Refractive errors, such as nearsightedness or farsightedness
- Congenital cataracts, when a baby is born with a cloudy lens in the eye
- Eye injuries
- Vision problems caused by health issues that affect the whole body, such as juvenile diabetes or juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
- Prescription lenses, including glasses and contacts
- Prescription medications to treat infections or inflammation
- Other medical treatments, such as eye patches, tear duct massage, or eye exercises
- Surgical procedures, such as those to repair blocked tear ducts or correct eye alignment
- Laser treatments for retinopathy