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We found 7 ophthalmologists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Basic 103, a Multi-State Plan near Frisco, TX.

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Dr. Sean Matthew Blaydon, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology
3705 Medical Parkway, Austin Medical Plaza; Suite 120
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Sean Blaydon, who practices in Austin, TX, is a medical specialist in plastic surgery and ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Blaydon accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. After attending Tulane University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Blaydon's hospital/clinic affiliations include Seton Healthcare Family and Central Texas Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Plastic Surgery Procedures, Cancer, Eye Problems

Dr. Shashi Mohan Mohan Alloju, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
12505 Lebanon Road
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. Shashi Alloju's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: comprehensive ophthalmology, external eye diseases, and cornea problems. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Alloju takes. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Alloju completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. He is affiliated with Centennial Medical Center, Texas Health Center for Diagnostics & Surgery, and Baylor Scott & White Health. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, External Eye Diseases, Cornea Problems

Dr. Vikram David Durairaj, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology
3705 Medical Parkway, Austin Medical Plaza; Suite 120
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Vikram Durairaj is a specialist in facial plastic surgery and ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Durairaj is professionally affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver. He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Durairaj has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Plastic Surgery Procedures, Cancer, Eye Problems

Dr. John William Shore, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
3705 Medical Parkway, Austin Medical Plaza; Suite 120
Austin, TX
 

Dr. John Shore is a medical specialist in ophthalmic plastic surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Shore is 4.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include plastic surgery procedures. Dr. Shore is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. Dr. Shore is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center, Dr. Shore attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Plastic Surgery Procedures

Dr. Raghav Raj Gupta, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
5575 Warren Parkway; Suite 210
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. Raghav Gupta's medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). The average patient rating for Dr. Gupta is 2.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise consist of plastic surgery procedures and comprehensive ophthalmology. He takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Gupta is a graduate of UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and a graduate of the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics' residency program.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery Procedures

Dr. Tanuj Nakra, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
3705 Medical Parkway, Austin Medical Plaza; Suite 120
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Tanuj Nakra's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Nakra's clinical interests include cosmetic surgery. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Nakra is a graduate of Rush Medical College. He has received distinctions including Texas Super Doctors and Texas Rising Stars. He is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family.

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Clinical interests: Cosmetic Surgery

Dr. Michelle Larisse Brochner, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
5893 Noble Oak Lane
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. Michelle Brochner's medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). These areas are among her clinical interests: diabetes, glaucoma, and hypertension (high blood pressure). Dr. Brochner is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health. She studied medicine at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. Her residency was performed at Ochsner Medical Center and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans. Patient ratings for Dr. Brochner average 3.5 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma, Hypertension, Diabetes, Eye Problems

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What is Ophthalmology?

An ophthalmologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats problems of the eye. As opposed to optometrists, ophthalmologists are medical doctors, and their specialty is comprehensive eye care and eye surgery. An ophthalmologist can:
  • see patients for routine eye care
  • diagnose eye problems
  • prescribe glasses, contact lenses, and medications
  • provide refractive therapies to correct vision, such as LASIK
  • perform surgery on the eye

Ophthalmologists are trained in the same vision screening practices as optometrists; however, their practice tends to focus more on the medical and surgical management of complex eye disorders. Although vision is important, so is the physical health of the eye. An ophthalmologist performing an eye exam will examine the whole eye including the eyelids, the muscles that move the eye, the front and back parts of the eye, and the pressure inside the eye.

Patients sometimes see ophthalmologists as their primary eye care and vision doctors, or they may be referred to an ophthalmologist for treatment of a one-time problem with their eye, such as an infection. Ophthalmologists provide routine care for patients who have chronic eye diseases, such as glaucoma (where pressure inside the eye damages the optic nerve sending images to the brain) or macular degeneration (an age-related eye disease that causes vision loss). In addition to providing routine care, ophthalmologists will perform eye surgery on patients who need more serious treatment, such as a corneal transplant.