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Ophthalmology | Male

Care Philosophy

I give my best.

Biography

I am a retinal specialist.  I enjoy helping patients with complicated eye problems especially diseases such as macular degeneration, macular holes, epiretinal membranes, retinal detachments, and diabetic retinopathy.

Please call if you have a special need or a special patient you would like to refer for care.

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Dr. Mein's Reviews

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based on 11 total surveys (3 with reviews)
Dr. Mein Says:

I appreciate the confidence that my previous patients and referring physicians have shown in me.

Dr. Mein'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (3)
in Kerrville Tx |
He is the best!
in Houston, TX |
Dr. Mein has repaired 4 detached retina's for me in the past and did a wonderful job. He also likes the burgers at Big :-)
in San Antonio, TX |
We found Dr. Medin, thoughtful, courteous and knowledgable. Pleasant and easy to speak with. He took his time answering all our questions, carefully considering options with the condition presented. His nurse was excellent also. Just a very nice experience over all.
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Dr. Mein says...

I am a retinal specialist.  I enjoy helping patients with complicated eye problems especially diseases such as macular degeneration, macular holes, epiretinal membranes, retinal detachments, and diabetic retinopathy.

Please call if you have a special need or a special patient you would like to refer for care.

Dr. Mein's Care Philosophy

I give my best.

Dr. Mein says...

Board certified and fellowship trained in retinal surgery.

Dr. Mein says...

I have over 20 years experience with retinal surgery and treatment of retinal diseases.

Dr. Mein says...

I appreciate the confidence that my previous patients and referring physicians have shown in me.

Dr. Mein's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago

    Graduated in 1975

  • Internship Hospital
    Letterman Army Med Center

    Completed in 1976

  • Residency Hospital
    Brook Army Med Center

    Completed in 1980

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

    Completed in 1982

  • Undergraduate School
    Pittsburg State Univeristy

    Graduated in 1969

    University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign

    Graduated in 1971

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Retinal Diseases

Procedures Performed

  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Surgery
  • Panretinal Photocoagulation
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy