Dr. Amit Chokshi, MD

Dr. Amit Chokshi, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Amit Chokshi, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

1325 San Marco Blvd Ste 900

Jacksonville, FL 32207

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Keratitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Vanderbilt Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chokshi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chokshi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chokshi to family and friends
4.3
based on 15 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Chokshi's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I am a patient of Florida Eye Specialists, but this was my first encounter with Dr. Chokshi, who saw me over a holiday weekend as an urgent care visit. He put me at ease, was very knowledgeable and attentive to my care. When I sent him an update two days later, he responded the same day. I highly...more
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I had Lasik with Dr.Chokshi last week and I am absolutely amazed at my results. As soon as I sat up from the surgery, my vision was already so much better than what it was just 30 minutes prior. I have worn glasses since the 2nd grade and have never really known what it is like to see without...more
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I highly recommend Dr. Chokshi and his staff. He is very professional and understanding of what you're going through. He also called and checked on me the night I got home from surgery. I also thought he was something when he gave me his personal cell phone number to call him if I had any concerns...more
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miracles happening everyday, I have been fortunate to witness thousands .I have worked in the field of ophthalmology for over 25 years. I have seen people's vision restored with both cataract surgery and laser vision correctiion. Yesterday Dr. Chokshi did laser vision correction on my daughter and...more
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I had cataract surgery with Dr Chokshi last year and my results are phenominal. He recommended I go with the Laser assisted surgery and the Restor implant. Well I did and it's the best decision ever! I can see 20/20 distance and near. He is the best and his staff is awesome!
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