Dr. Christopher Shelby, MD

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Dr. Christopher Shelby, MD
Dr. Christopher Shelby, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Shreveport, LA. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. Shelby is affiliated with Willis-Knighton Medical Center.

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Dr. Shelby's Reviews

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based on 7 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Shelby'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 Comments (4)
Plano, TX |
Dr. Shelby performed the SMILE surgery on me and it was truly a remarkable experience. He is very knowledgeable about what he does, yet so down to earth. He walked me through every step of the procedure and was just so very kind. This goes for the entire staff!
Shreveport, LA |
Wonderful doctor with an even better personality. Staff is so nice, always laughing. You can tell they love what they do.
in Stonewall, La |
I recommend Dr. Shelby to all of my friends thinking about eye surgery, he is truly the best ! I love his staff and the treatment of his patients is awesome..before surgery and after..
I chose Dr Shelby to perform PRK surgery on me 2 years ago. I was 20/400 or worse and now I am 20/15!!! He is an awesome Ophthalmologist and such a kind man.
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Dr. Shelby's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport

    Graduated in 1999

  • Internship Hospital
    Lsuhsc Shreveport School Of Medicine
  • Residency Hospital
    Lsuhsc Shreveport School Of Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery