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We found 9 ophthalmologists who accept United Healthcare Silver EPO near Texas City, TX.

Dr. John Jose Alappatt, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
7111 Medical Ctr Drive; Suite 110
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. John Alappatt's specialty is vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). Areas of expertise for Dr. Alappatt include vitreoretinal surgical procedures. Dr. Alappatt is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star. After attending Northeast Ohio Medical University for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Macular Degeneration, Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
7111 Medical Ctr Drive; Suite 110
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. Da-Thuy Van's medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Van has a special interest in comprehensive ophthalmology. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Van takes. Dr. Van attended Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at OhioHealth - Doctors Hospital for residency.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

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Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
7111 Medical Ctr Drive; Suite 110
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. Usha Pinninti's specialty is vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). Dr. Pinninti's professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital and Methodist Hospital. After completing medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, she performed her residency at George Washington University Medical Center. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Esther Talacki Dunn, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
6807 Emmett F Lowry Expressway; Suite 102
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. Esther Dunn's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Dunn's clinical interests include comprehensive ophthalmology. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann. She attended the University of Texas Medical School at Houston for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for residency. Dr. Dunn honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Dr. Gregory Turner Clariday, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
926 14th Street N; Suite A
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. Gregory Clariday specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease) and practices in Webster, TX and Texas City, TX. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests encompass glaucoma and cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Clariday takes. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Clariday trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for residency.

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Clinical interests: Glaucoma, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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Specializes in Other, Ophthalmology
702 Ninth Street North
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. Pamela Robinson specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Robinson's clinical interests include comprehensive ophthalmology. Her education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
7111 Medical Ctr Drive; Suite 110
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. Adeel Shaikh's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Amerigroup Star, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Shaikh honors. He attended Aga Khan University Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.

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Specializes in Other, Ophthalmology
702 9th Street North
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. Charles Broman is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). He works in Dickinson, TX and Texas City, TX. He studied medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Broman's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
7111 Medical Ctr Drive; Suite 110
Texas City, TX
 

Dr. Sapa Pham practices ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Pham is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star. She attended Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans for residency.

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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.