Dr. Sharon Fekrat, MD

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Specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery • Female • Age 50

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Hospital Quality

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Duke University Hospital
2301 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Duke University Eye Center
Albert Eye Research Institute
2351 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705
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    Dr. Fekrat's Experience

    Specialties

    • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
    • Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cornea Transplant
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Diabetes Eye Care
    • Diabetic Eye Exam
    • Eye Examination
    • Eye Injection
    • Eye Procedure
    • Eye Surgery
    • Laser Surgery
    • Macular Hole Surgery
    • Macular Pucker Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
    • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Retinal Surgery
    • Scleral Buckling
    • Vitrectomy
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
    • Vitreous Surgery
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
    2
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Hole
    • Macular Pucker
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Artery Occlusion
    • Retinal Detachment
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Edema
    • Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
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    Background Check for Dr. Fekrat

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for North Carolina.
    • 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 Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Greater Baltimore Med Center
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Wilmer Eye Inst/Johns Hopkins
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    Wilmer Eye Inst/Johns Hopkins
    Complete in 1997

    Undergraduate Schools

    Georgetown University
    Graduated in 1987
    Oxford University
    Graduated in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fekrat & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Fekrat's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    3.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fekrat to family and friends

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Fekrat's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Fekrat

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Duke University Eye Center
    Albert Eye Research Institute
    2351 Erwin Rd
    Durham, NC 27705
    (919) 681-3937 (Office)
    (919) 681-6474 (Fax)
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