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We found 6 providers with an interest in eye problems and who accept Blue Advantage Silver HMO 003 near Garland, TX.

Dr. Oren Nathan Fass, MD
Specializes in Corneal and External Diseases, Other
2520 North Central Expressway; Suite 200
Richardson, TX
 

Dr. Oren Fass practices corneal and external diseases. He has a special interest in cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, external eye diseases, and cornea problems. Dr. Fass honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers. In addition to English, Dr. Fass (or staff) speaks Spanish and Hindi. He is affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. Dr. Fass has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: Cornea Problems, External Eye Diseases, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
325 N Shiloh; #103
Garland, TX
 

Dr. Thao Thach is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist in Garland, TX. Dr. Thach is rated 2.5 stars out of 5 by her patients. Her areas of expertise include glaucoma and comprehensive ophthalmology. She honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of New York Medical College and a graduate of Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center's residency program. She is conversant in Vietnamese.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Glaucoma

Dr. Jairo Rafael Olivares, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
530 Clara Barton; Suite 250
Garland, TX
 

Dr. Jairo Olivares' specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He practices in Garland, TX and Roulett, TX. He studied medicine at the University of Cartagena Faculty of Medicine. He trained at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for his residency. Dr. Olivares's areas of expertise include the following: bladder cancer, thyroid cancer, and bone marrow exam (aspiration and biopsy). Patients gave Dr. Olivares an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Olivares speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Resources, and Texas Oncology.

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Relevant Interests: , eyelid problems

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Dr. Manish Gupta, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
530 Clara Barton Boulevard, Suite 250; Baylor Medical Plaza Iv
Garland, TX
 

Dr. Manish Gupta, who practices in Garland, TX and Plano, TX, is a medical specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Gupta's clinical interests include bladder cancer, thyroid cancer, and bone marrow exam (aspiration and biopsy). He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He is a graduate of American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine and a graduate of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center's residency program. In addition to English, Dr. Gupta (or staff) speaks Hindi. Dr. Gupta is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Oncology.

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Dr. Sashidhar Narapa Reddy, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
530 Clara Barton; Suite 250
Garland, TX
 

Dr. Sashidhar Reddy works as an adult hematologist, adult oncologist, and medical oncologist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Reddy include platelet disorders, bladder cancer, and bone marrow exam (aspiration and biopsy). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Reddy studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, and Texas Oncology. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Reddy's office for an appointment.

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Dr. Paul Gordon Pin, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
9940 Poppy Drive
Dallas, TX
 

Dr. Paul Pin works as a plastic surgeon in Dallas, TX. Areas of expertise for Dr. Pin include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Pin accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Pin has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.

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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.