Dr. Brian Sherman, MD

Dr. Brian Sherman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Brian Sherman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tallahassee, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from BOSTON UNIV SCH OF MED in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Brian G Sherman MD

1401 Centerville Rd Ste 402

Tallahassee, FL 32308
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia

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Top Care Areas


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more than 61% of peers
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
more than 41% of peers

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Dr. Sherman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sherman "Dr. Brian G. Sherman, MD has been practicing pediatric ophthalmology, adult strabismus, and facial surgery of the eyes and lids over the past twenty years."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sherman Dr. Brian G. Sherman, MD has been practicing pediatric ophthalmology, adult strabismus, and facial surgery of the eyes and lids over the past twenty years. Dr. Sherman is a graduate of Wesleyan University, where he earned a Horace White Fellowship in Mathematical Economics and was elected Phi Beta Kappa. Afterwards, Dr. Sherman attended the Boston University School of Medicine graduating as a Doctor of Medicine. He carried out his internship in Brockton Hospital in Brockton, Massachusetts. He completed his ophthalmology residency rotating through hospitals including Boston Medical Center, Boston Children s Medical Center, and Brigham and Women s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, with a fellowship at New England Medical Center in Pediatric Ophthalmology. Dr. Sherman originally held an academic position at Tufts University, and has practiced in private practice in Tallahassee, Florida since 1998. Dr. Sherman holds medical privileges at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. As a board certified pediatric ophthalmologist, Dr. Sherman has carried out many different types of surgeries and procedures for his patients, and he is skillful in treating a wide range of concerns. Dr. Sherman has worked with BOTOX for over twenty years, and he has treated numerous patients for eye muscle spasm and blepharospam, as well as for cosmetic uses. He is experienced in the use of fillers and surgeries as well as many other modern facial cosmetic treatments. He is a member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Association for Research and Vision, American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the American Medical Association. Dr. Sherman maintains board certification in Ophthalmology by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He holds medical licenses in the States of Florida, Georgia, and Alabama. He is the proud father of two children, and he and his wife Dawn have two cats at their home in Tallahassee, Florida.


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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated



  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Tear Duct 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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Brockton Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sherman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sherman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sherman to family and friends
based on 19 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Sherman's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

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Dr. Sherman follows my health very closely and always explains his care plan for me very clearly. I am very glad to have Dr. Sherman following my case. Dr. Sherman's staff is also very professional and friendly.
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Dr. Sherman has been my Doctor for years, I realized just how lucky I was when I had a dog bite to the eye area. He and his staff took amazing care of me! I wouldn’t have trusted anyone else in this time of need.
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