Dr. Dawn Buckingham, MD

Dr. Dawn Buckingham, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Dawn Buckingham, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1997 and specializes in ophthalmology.

5011 Burnet Rd Fl 2

Austin, TX 78756

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Visual Field Defects
high
more than 87% of peers
Keratitis
normal
more than 82% of peers
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
normal
more than 65% of peers

Dr. Buckingham's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

33  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Keratitis
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects
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8  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 Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buckingham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buckingham's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buckingham to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Buckingham's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Buckingham has been my eye doctor since. . . forever it seems. I'm 86 yrs young and trust her explicitly. She keeps close eye [pun intended] on my vision, has for years and at one point, gave me better vision, by lifting my old eyelids. I see her annually. Her equipment is state of the...more
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Unhelpful and more interested in her political career than her patient's health.
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