Dr. William Gillum, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Age 70

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Thurmond Eye Associates
2224 Camelot Plaza Cir
Harlingen, TX 78550
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Dr. Gillum's Experience

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Dr. Gillum's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Knapp Medical Center
1401 East Eight Street
Weslaco, TX 78596
Rio Grande Regional Hospital
101 E Ridge Rd
McAllen, TX 78503

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2224 Camelot Plaza Cir
Harlingen, TX 78550
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1519 E 6th St
Weslaco, TX 78596
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  1. Dr. Gillum's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
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    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Dry Eyes
    • Entropion
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
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    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Strabismus
    • Stye
    • Tear Duct Disorders
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    TUFTS UNIV SCH OF MED
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    Cedars Sinai medical center

    Residency Hospital

    University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

    Fellowship Hospital

    University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gillum & Staff

    • English
  2. Dr. Gillum's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Knapp Medical Center

    • Mission Regional Medical Center

    • Rio Grande Regional Hospital

  3. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gillum

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gillum to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Dr. Gillum's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Gillum

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Gillum accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    Thurmond Eye Associates
    2224 Camelot Plaza Cir
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 404-0601
    B
    Thurmond Eye Associates
    1519 E 6th St
    Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 519-1612
    C
    Thurmond Eye Associates
    1519 E 6th St
    Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 968-3171
    D
    Thurmond Eye Associates
    1519 E 6th St
    Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 487-7770
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    Thurmond Eye Associates PA
    McAllen Office
    222 E Ridge Rd Ste 110
    McAllen, TX 78503
    (956) 630-3061
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