We found 6 ophthalmologists who accept MultiPlan near Galveston, TX.

Dr. Rosa Ana Tang, MD
Specializes in Other, Neurology, Ophthalmology
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Rosa Tang is a neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) and ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist in Houston, TX, Nassau Bay, TX, and Galveston, TX. Dr. Tang's education and training includes medical school at Cayetano Heredia University and residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center and Georgetown University Hospital. These areas are among her clinical interests: thyroid problems, strabismus, and electrophysiological (EP) study. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tang takes. She has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. She is professionally affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Memorial Hermann. Dr. Tang has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Sarcoidosis, Scleroderma, Eye Exam, Pituitary Surgery, Myasthenia Gravis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Helen Ka-Fun Li, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
Utmb - galveston; Department of Ophthalmology
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Helen Li, who practices in Houston, TX and Galveston, TX, is a medical specialist in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). She is especially interested in brachytherapy (seed implants), diabetic retinopathy, and laser treatment. Dr. Li is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph Hospital, Houston Methodist, and St. Joseph Medical Center (Houston). She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Li's office for an appointment. She attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Her training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. She speaks Mandarin and Cantonese.

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Clinical interests: Eye Exam, Laser Treatment, Surgical Procedures, Diabetic Retinopathy, Uveitis, Cancer, Eye ... (Read more)

Specializes in Ophthalmology
2302 Ave P
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Da-Thuy Van's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). Her clinical interests encompass comprehensive ophthalmology. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. Dr. Van takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Amerigroup Star, and more. She attended medical school at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Van trained at OhioHealth - Doctors Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Specializes in Ophthalmology
2302 Ave P
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Bernard Milstein is a physician who specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). The average patient rating for Dr. Milstein is 4.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests encompass refractive surgery (vision correction surgery) and cataracts. Dr. Milstein honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Amerigroup Star, and more. Dr. Milstein graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Surgical Procedures, Refractive Surgery, Cataracts

Specializes in Ophthalmology
2302 Ave P
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Allan Fradkin works as an ophthalmologist. These areas are among his clinical interests: strabismus and cataracts. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. Dr. Fradkin is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Fradkin's education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

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Clinical interests: Strabismus, Eye Problems, Cataracts

Specializes in Ophthalmology
2302 Ave P
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Sapa Pham is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist in League City, TX, Houston, TX, and Galveston, TX. After attending Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, she completed her residency training at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Pham honors. She is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.

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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.
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