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We found 44 providers with an interest in eye problems and who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas Blue Choice near Fort Worth, TX.

Dr. Aziz Samir Abdul-Rahim, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
1201 Summit Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Aziz Abdul-Rahim is a Fort Worth, TX physician who specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). He attended the University of Virginia School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Georgetown University Medical Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Abdul-Rahim include eyelid surgery. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Abdul-Rahim's hospital/clinic affiliations include Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth.

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Relevant Interests: , eye problems

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Foreign Body Removal, Eye Problems

Dr. Yu-Guang Guang He, MS, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology, Vitreoretinal Diseases
800 8th Avenue; 8th Floor, Suite 306
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Yu-Guang He practices pediatric ophthalmology and vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous) in Dallas, TX and Fort Worth, TX. He is a graduate of Tongji University Medical School. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. He's clinical interests include uveitis and vitreoretinal surgical procedures. Dr. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS), and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , uveitis

All Interests: Uveitis, Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

Dr. Robert Wayne Bowman Jr., MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
800 8th Avenue; 8th Floor, Suite 306
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. R. Bowman works as an ophthalmologist. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Bowman takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Bowman trained at the University of Missouri Health System. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Bowman's professional affiliations include VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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

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

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
900 W Magnolia Avenue; Suite 203
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Charles Bowman's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Clinical interests for Dr. Bowman include refractive surgery (vision correction surgery), external eye diseases, and cornea problems. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and performed his residency at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Dr. Bowman has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas and Cook Children's. Dr. Bowman has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: Refractive Surgery, Cornea Problems, External Eye Diseases

Dr. Alan Andrew Norman, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology
1325 Pennsylvania Avenue; Suite 110
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Alan Norman sees patients in Fort Worth, TX and Southlake, TX. His medical specialty is pediatric ophthalmology. His education and training includes medical school at Baylor College of Medicine and residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He has a special interest in strabismus. Patients gave Dr. Norman an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Norman has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Norman is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , strabismus, eye problems

All Interests: Strabismus, Eye Problems

Dr. Steven Maytham Verity, MD
Specializes in Corneal and External Diseases
800 8th Avenue; 8th Floor, Suite 306
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Steven Verity is a physician who specializes in corneal and external diseases. Dr. Verity is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Tulane University School of Medicine, and Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport and a graduate of Parkland Health & Hospital System's residency program. His areas of expertise include YAG laser capsulotomy, LASIK, and intraocular lens (IOL) implant. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Verity include: D Magazine Best Doctors in Dallas and Luis Perez Memorial Award in Ophthalmology LSU Medical School - New Orleans, LA. Dr. Verity's hospital/clinic affiliations include VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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

All Interests: Dry Eyes, External Eye Diseases, Cataract Surgery, Optical Coherence Tomography, Corneal ... (Read more)

Dr. Rafael Luis Ufret-Vincenty, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
800 8th Avenue; 8th Floor, Suite 306
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Rafael Ufret-Vincenty is a physician who specializes in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). His areas of expertise include the following: macular degeneration, uveitis, and vitreous detachment. Dr. Ufret-Vincenty is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He is a graduate of the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and a graduate of Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary's residency program. Dr. Ufret-Vincenty has received professional recognition including the following: D Magazine Best Doctors in Dallas. He is professionally affiliated with VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , macular degeneration, uveitis, vitreous detachment, retinopathy of prematurity, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, eye problems, retina problems (vitreoretinal diseases)

All Interests: Vitreous Detachment, Retinopathy of Prematurity, Retina Problems, Macular Degeneration, Laser ... (Read more)

Dr. Oluwatosin Urowoli Smith, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
417 W Magnolia Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Oluwatosin Smith practices ophthalmology (eye disease). Her clinical interests include glaucoma and comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Smith's professional affiliations include Texas Health Resources and Cook Children's. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Her practice is open to new patients. Dr. Smith attended medical school at the University of Ibadan College of Medicine. For her professional training, Dr. Smith completed a residency program at Howard University Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Smith speaks Yoruba.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Glaucoma

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
4950 Overton Ridge Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Stephen Wigginton is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist. Dr. Wigginton's education and training includes medical school at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and residency at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix and Jules Stein Eye Institute. He has indicated that his clinical interests include glaucoma and comprehensive ophthalmology. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, Workers' Compensation, and more. He is affiliated with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Glaucoma

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
800 8th Avenue; 8th Floor, Suite 306
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Jess Whitson's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. Whitson's clinical interests include glaucoma and comprehensive ophthalmology. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Whitson has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Glaucoma

Dr. Freddie Ray Jones Jr., MD
Specializes in Neuro-Ophthalmology
800 8th Avenue; Suite 306
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Freddie Jones works as a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Fort Worth, TX and Dallas, TX. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Jones's areas of expertise include cataract surgery, intraocular lens (IOL) implant, and comprehensive ophthalmology. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Jones takes. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Jones has received include Texas Monthly Magazine Super Doctors; Texas Super Doctors; and D Magazine Best Doctors in Dallas. He is professionally affiliated with VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , eye problems

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery, Intraocular Lens Implant, Eye Problems, Brain Tumor

Dr. Unni Krishnan Nair, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
1201 Summit Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Unni Nair practices ophthalmology (eye disease). Areas of expertise for Dr. Nair include glaucoma. Dr. Nair is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at California Pacific Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Glaucoma

Dr. Kamel Muhieddine Itani, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Ocular Oncology
800 8th Avenue; 8th Floor, Suite 306
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Kamel Itani, who practices in Dallas, TX, Fort Worth, TX, and Plano, TX, is a medical specialist in ophthalmic plastic surgery and ocular oncology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Itani include blepharoplasty, lacrimal (tearing system) surgery, and entropion repair. His professional affiliations include VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Itani attended American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at American University of Beirut Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas for residency. His distinctions include: Texas Super Doctors and Texas Monthly Magazine Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , eyelid problems, eye problems

All Interests: Entropion Repair, Ectropion Repair, Tumor, Botox Injection, Ptosis Repair, Eyelid Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Brian Edward Flowers, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
1201 Summit Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Brian Flowers, who practices in Fort Worth, TX and Hurst, TX, is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). Areas of particular interest for Dr. Flowers include glaucoma and cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. His education and training includes medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Dr. Flowers's professional affiliations include Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth and Cook Children's.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Glaucoma, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

Dr. Michael Griffin Hunt Neurohr, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Pediatric Ophthalmology
1325 Pennsylvania Avenue; Suite 110
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Michael Hunt is a plastic surgery and pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Fort Worth, TX, Dallas, TX, and Southlake, TX. Before performing his residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Dr. Hunt attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Baylor College of Medicine for medical school. Dr. Hunt's clinical interests encompass strabismus. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Hunt has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. He speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth. Dr. Hunt has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , strabismus, eye problems

All Interests: Strabismus, Eye Problems

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
900 W Magnolia Avenue; Suite 203
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Tyrone McCall's medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). He attended the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences for residency. His areas of expertise include the following: external eye diseases and cornea problems. Dr. McCall is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Dr. McCall has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: Cornea Problems, External Eye Diseases

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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.