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Dr. Shirkey's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Shirkey "Belinda L. Shirkey, MD completed her residency at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York; was the recipient of a Duke University Eye Center Fellowship, and has been honored by the National Eye Institute as a Howard Hughes Research Scholar. She was the Fellowship Director of Vitreoretinal Surgery and Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Arizona Medical School in Phoenix. She is listed in the 2014 Edition of "America's Top Ophthalmologists.""
This content was provided by Dr. Shirkey "Our Mission is to provide the best possible care to any patient with a disorder of the retina, macula or vitreous in a compassionate, personalized, and timely manner.
We will provide a comprehensive, state-of-the-art mix of diagnostic, and medical and surgical treatment services, through a network of offices convenient for our referring doctors and patients. We will strive to provide the most compassionate care for all patients. We will dedicate ourselves to the future of our profession by training the nation's top new retinal surgeons, and by engaging in meaningful, cutting-edge research."
Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Hypotony of Eye
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Repair of Eye Laceration
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1993
University of Arkansas
Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
Manhattan E E T Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed
University Of Ar College Of Med
Residency Hospital | Completed
Duke University Hospital/Eye Ctr
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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