Dr. Andrew C. Shatz, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 46

1601 Sawgrass Corporate Pkwy Suite 430
Sunrise, FL 33323
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Hospital Quality

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Plantation General Hospital
401 North West 42nd Avenue
Plantation, FL 33317

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
SightTrust Eye Institute
SightTrust Eye Institute
1601 Sawgrass Corporate Pkwy Suite 430
Sunrise, FL 33323
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    Dr. Shatz's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Shatz's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
    • Laser Cataract Surgery
    • Nearsighted Surgery
    • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
    • Refractive Lens Exchange
    • Refractive Surgery
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    • Astigmatism
    • Cataract
    • Cataract - Aberrant Oral Frenula - Growth Delay
    • Cataract - Alopecia - Sclerodactyly
    • Cataract - Ataxia - Deafness
    • Cataract - Cardiomyopathy
    • Cataract - Congenital Ichthyosis
    • Cataract - Glaucoma
    • Cataract - Microcornea Syndrome
    • Cataract Congenital Dominant Non Nuclear
    • Cataract Dental Syndrome
    • Cataract Hutterite Type
    • Cataract Surgery Complications
    • Cataract, Anterior Polar, Dominant
    • Cataract, Autosomal Recessive, Congenital 2
    • Cataract, Congenital Nuclear, Autosomal Recessive 1
    • Cataract, Congenital Nuclear, Autosomal Recessive 2
    • Cataract, Congenital, Autosomal Dominant
    • Cataract, Congenital, Cerulean, Type 1
    • Cataract, Congenital, Cerulean, Type 2
    • Cataract, Congenital, Cerulean, Type 3
    • Cataract, Congenital, Volkmann Type
    • Cataract, Congenital, With Microcornea or Slight Microphthalmia
    • Cataract, Crystalline Aculeiform or Frosted
    • Cataract, Crystalline Coralliform
    • Cataract, Juvenile, With Microcornea and Glucosuria
    • Cataract, Microphthalmia - Nystagmus
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 1
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 2
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 3
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    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 4
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 5
    • Cataract, Total Congenital
    • Cataract, Zonular
    • Hyperopia
    • Myopia, Infantile Severe
    • Myopia, Type 6
    • Nearsightedness
    • Presbyopia
    • Severe Myopia
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    Background Check for Dr. Shatz

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1995

    Internship Hospital

    N Shore University Hospital
    Complete in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    Hahnemann University Hospital
    Complete in 1999

    Undergraduate Schools

    McGill University
    Graduated in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shatz & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • Hebrew
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Shatz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Plantation General Hospital where Dr. Shatz has admitting privileges:

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    • Plantation General Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shatz

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shatz to family and friends

    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Shatz's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 15 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Shatz
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Shatz accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • AARP
    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • AvMed
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CHAMPVA
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Dimension Health
    • Emblem Health
    • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Medicaid
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    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Neighborhood Health Plan
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Preferred Care Partners
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • WellCare
    • WellPoint
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    Office Locations

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    SightTrust Eye Institute
    1601 Sawgrass Corporate Pkwy Suite 430
    Sunrise, FL 33323
    (954) 653-0100 (Office)
    (954) 607-5977 (Fax)
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