Dr. Brian Sherman, MD

Dr. Brian Sherman, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
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53 y/o
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Dr. Brian Sherman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tallahassee, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Brian G Sherman MD

1401 Centerville Rd Ste 402

Tallahassee, FL 32308
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
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more than 61% of peers
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
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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 Childrens Medical Center, and Brigham and Womens 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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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

3  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • 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.

Education

  • BOSTON UNIV SCH OF MED
    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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sherman to family and friends
28 total reviews (21 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sherman'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 (21)

Thank you for your diagnosis and suggestion for surgery. It has been 10 days and I now feel like I have a new eye. Not seeing double any more. Very clear vision. Thank you for all you did.
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He listens and i was very happy with the results
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He made sure to fill me in on every detail I needed to know before the surgery, and was willing to follow up with me multiple times afterwards to make sure I was doing okay after the surgery
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We always have a good experience. Appointment times are kept, he explains things well, and we like the staff.
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Dr. Sherman was very knowledgeable and thorough in his exam. He was also wonderful with my baby who is only 5 months old.
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