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We found 4 ophthalmologists who accept Aetna Silver $10 Copay near Katy, TX.

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
21720 Kingsland Boulevard; Suite 305
Katy, TX
 

Dr. Arun Nayar works as an ophthalmologist in Columbus, TX, Katy, TX, and La Grange, TX. These areas are among his clinical interests: glaucoma and comprehensive ophthalmology. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital. Dr. Nayar honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. Dr. Nayar's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Glaucoma

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
21720 Kingsland Boulevard; Suite 305
Katy, TX
 

Dr. Lori Learned-Burton works as an ophthalmologist in Columbus, TX, La Grange, TX, and Sealy, TX. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Learned-Burton include cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Learned-Burton is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Learned-Burton accepts. After attending Baylor College of Medicine for medical school, she completed her residency training at Naval Medical Center San Diego.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
750 Westgreen Boulevard
Katy, TX
 

Dr. Brian Wright works as an ophthalmologist in Katy, TX, Houston, TX, and Humble, TX. Areas of expertise for Dr. Wright include refractive surgery (vision correction 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. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Refractive Surgery

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
750 Westgreen Boulevard
Katy, TX
 

Dr. Paul Mann is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). He works in Humble, TX, The Woodlands, TX, and Katy, TX. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital. Dr. Mann studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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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.