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We found 6 eye plastic surgeons who accept Coventry Gold HMO near Pittsburgh, PA.

Dr. Charles Joseph Kent, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
1835 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Charles Kent works as an eye plastic surgeon in Pittsburgh, PA, Greensburg, PA, and Cranberry Township, PA. Dr. Kent attended Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Boston Medical Center. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Kent include reconstructive surgery. He has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. Dr. Kent is affiliated with UPMC Mercy.

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Clinical interests: Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery Procedures

Dr. Phillip Hyunchul Choo, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
3471 Fifth Avenue; Suite 1115, Kaufmann Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Phillip Choo specializes in ophthalmic plastic surgery. Dr. Choo's areas of expertise include plastic surgery procedures and reconstructive surgery. He is affiliated with UPMC Shadyside. He honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Choo studied medicine at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. His training includes residency programs at Wills Eye Institute and Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers. In addition to English, Dr. Choo (or staff) speaks Korean and Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery Procedures

Dr. Daniel Eugene Buerger, MD
Specializes in Other, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
3471 Fifth Avenue; Suite 1115, Kaufmann Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Daniel Buerger is an eye plastic surgeon. His clinical interests include plastic surgery procedures and reconstructive surgery. He is professionally affiliated with UPMC Shadyside. Dr. Buerger attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Wills Eye Institute. His average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Buerger accepts.

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Clinical interests: Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery Procedures

Dr. David George Buerger, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
3471 Fifth Avenue; Suite 1115, Kaufmann Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. David Buerger's area of specialization is ophthalmic plastic surgery. In his practice, he is particularly interested in reconstructive surgery. He is affiliated with UPMC Shadyside and UPMC Passavant. Dr. Buerger is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. His residency was performed at Wills Eye Institute.

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Clinical interests: Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery Procedures

Dr. Susan Tonya Stefko, MD
Specializes in Other, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
203 Lothrop Street; Floor 7
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. S. Stefko is an ophthalmic plastic surgery specialist. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Stefko attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Her clinical interests include glaucoma and reconstructive surgery. Patients gave her an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Stefko is professionally affiliated with UPMC Shadyside, UPMC Mercy, and UPMC Horizon.

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Clinical interests: Glaucoma, Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery Procedures, Eye Problems

Dr. Cari Elizabeth Lyle, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
3471 Fifth Avenue; Suite 1115, Kaufmann Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Cari Lyle's specialty is ophthalmic plastic surgery. She has indicated that her clinical interests include plastic surgery procedures and reconstructive surgery. She is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. Dr. Lyle attended medical school at the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. She trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee for residency. Dr. Lyle is professionally affiliated with UPMC Shadyside, UPMC St. Margaret, and UPMC Passavant.

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Clinical interests: Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery Procedures

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What is Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery?

Ophthalmic plastic surgery is cosmetic or reconstructive surgery of the area surrounding the eye, including the eyelids and tear ducts. It is sometimes referred to by several different names, including oculoplastics, ocular or orbital plastic surgery, or oculo-facial plastic surgery. The physicians who specialize in this field are typically ophthalmologists who have trained in plastic surgery, so they are able to improve facial issues in the delicate tissues around the eye.

Ophthalmic plastic surgery may be performed to improve the function of the eye, as is the case with drooping eyelids, eye trauma, or tear duct obstructions. It may also be performed to improve the appearance of the eye and face, for example via eyebrow surgery, brow lifts, and skin treatments. Some procedures performed by ophthalmic plastic surgeons include:
  • Blepharoplasty, or surgery to lift or reconstruct eyelids
  • Removal of skin cancer on the eyelid or around the eye
  • Eyebrow lifts or repositioning
  • Tear duct surgery
  • Forehead lifts
  • Repair of trauma to the eye area
  • Removal of damaged eyeballs and preparation of the socket for a prosthetic eye

The goal of ophthalmic plastic surgery is to protect your vision while improving your appearance.