Dr. Brian Ranelle, DO

Dr. Brian Ranelle, DO

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Ophthalmology  |  
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70 y/o
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Dr. Brian Ranelle, DO is an ophthalmology specialist in Hurst, TX. He graduated from Univ. Health/Science-Osteopathic Med. Kansas City and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read his story

Texas Eye and Laser Center

1872 Norwood Dr

Hurst, TX 76054
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Accepted insurance

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

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Excision of Chalazion
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more than 99% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Ranelle's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ranelle "Dr. Brian Ranelle, a native of Ft. Worth, began his ophthalmology practice in 1977 after completing his fellowship in ophthalmology with the Houston Eye Associates. Dr. Brian Ranelle is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, the Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology, and the American College of Eye Surgeons. He is clinical associate professor at the University of North Texas Health Science Center Surgery Department and was on the board of examiners for the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology from 1986-2000. Memberships include: The American Medical Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Osteopathic Association, Texas Medical Association, Tarrant County Medical Society, Tarrant County Ophthalmology Association, American Society for Prevention of Blindness, International Society of Refractive Surgeons and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Dr. Brian Ranelle performed the first LASIK in Fort Worth and the first CK in Tarrant County. He performs laser cataract surgery using the LenSx Femtosecond Laser. Dr. Ranelle also performs intraoperative aberrometry with Smart Vision to improve clinical outcomes in cataract surgery, being one of the top 5 doctors in the U.S. to perform this advanced procedure. Dr. Brian Ranelle has over 30 years of refractive surgery experience, including LASIK, PRK, EpiLASIK, ALK and RK. He has performed thousands of LASIK procedures at Texas Eye and Laser Center with his VISX Star Laser. Dr. Ranelle has a proven record of excellence due to his commitment to Laser Vision Correction. The doctor also has extensive experience in the treatment of Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Disease, and No-Stitch Cataract-Implant Surgery. Dr. Brian Ranelle is married and has two children. He enjoys jogging, mountain climbing and snow skiing with his family."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ranelle "At Texas Eye and Laser Center, we offer a wide range of eye care services, allowing our practice to cater to the needs of all of our patients. Our experienced and compassionate doctors have the skills to help you with all of your eye related problems. At Texas Eye and Laser Center we specialize in many types of treatments and surgeries, especially cataract and LASIK surgery."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Univ. Health/Science-Osteopathic Med. Kansas City
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Detroit Osteopathic Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Detroit Osteopathic Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Detroit Osteopathic Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ranelle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology, Member
  • American Osteopathic Association, Member
  • American Society for Prevention of Blindness, Member
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Member
  • International Society of Refractive Surgeons, Member
  • Tarrant County Medical Society, Member
  • Tarrant County Ophthalmology Association, Member
  • Texas Medical Association, Member
  • The American Medical Association, Member

Dr. Ranelle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ranelle to family and friends
4.7
based on 286 total reviews (248 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (286)

  • 5
    (264)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Ranelle'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 (248)

in Hurst, Tx
Proficient & caring. I have the Traditional lens.
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Quick efficient, always reassuring, great guy and great Doc.
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Completely amazed with my eye sight after cataract surgery. I never thought everything would look so crisp and clear. I chose the symfony lens as Dr. Ranelle suggested, worth every penny paid. Thank you Texas Eye and Laser for all of you help, very pleasant experience
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Everyone was extremely friendly & thorough
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My daughter is disabled and had a lot of questions. She was quite nervous about having surgery in general, Dr. Ranelle put her at ease and answered all questions with complete confidence for her. She is very happy with the care she was given and her vision . Thank you Dr. Ranelle for treating my...more
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