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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 45

601 5th St S Ste 601
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
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Dr. Hess' Experience

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
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  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Goniotomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retinoblastoma
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  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Still's Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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Background Check for Dr. Hess

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

University of South Florida / College of Medicine
Graduated in 1998

Residency Hospital

Med College Va
Complete in 2002

Fellowship Hospital

Duke University
Complete in 2004
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Hess & Staff

  • English

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