Dr. Benjamin Hasty, MD

Dr. Benjamin Hasty, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Benjamin Hasty, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Panama City, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2500 W 23rd St

Panama City, FL 32405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hasty performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 88% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

61  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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25  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • 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

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Doheny Inst/Usc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hasty has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hasty's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hasty to family and friends
44 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (37)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Hasty'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 (29)

Couldn't be happier with Dr. Hasty and his staff. I have told all my friends "piece of cake". Never felt any anxiety - doctor and staff explained everything to me many times. Had complete confidence in Dr. Hasty.
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He did my cataract surgery. Very professional. Very good at calming fears. Very good follow-up.
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Dr. Hasty has done cataract surgery on both of my eyes. I have found him to be professional and knowledgeable. I felt very secure in his care.
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I have nothing but Kudos for Dr. Hasty. My cataract surgery was wonderful and the outcome was better than i had ever expected.
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We started going to Dr Hasty based on a friends recommendation. My husband was having changes in his vision so I wanted a good exam. The office was clean and comfortable. We were taken to exam room within 15 min of appointment time. I did research on Dr. Hasty prior to the appointment and was...more
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