Dr. Gary Shienbaum, MD

Dr. Gary Shienbaum, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Gary Shienbaum, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in 2007 and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery, ophthalmology, and more.

351 NW 42nd Ave Ste 501

Miami, FL 33126

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
very high
more than 96% of peers
Retinal Neovascularization
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vitreoretinal Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shienbaum "Dr. Shienbaum is a South Florida native and graduate of the University of Florida. He performed his internship at Albert Einstein Medical Center and his ophthalmology residency at the prestigious Willis Eye Institute. Dr. Shienbaums's clinical interests include advanced treatments for diabetic retinopathy, age related macular degeneration and retinal vascular disease. Dr. Shienbaum is fluent in Spanish and is committed to providing high quality, compassionate patient care."

4  Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

94  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Amaurosis Fugax
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Diseases Leading to Retinal Scarring
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exudative Retinal Detachment
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Pseudophakia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Degeneration - Nanophthalmos - Glaucoma
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Detachment With Break
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia and Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Steroid-Induced Glaucoma
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Traditional Retinal Tears
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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37  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Freezing (Cryopexy)
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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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

  • University Of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Albert Einstein College Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Willis Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Inst-U Miami Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shienbaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shienbaum's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shienbaum to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shienbaum'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I would carefully research what he specialists in. He does not work on Corneas or work with Cataract issues, only will refer you out. Too specialized so be sure he works on what you are worried about otherwise your time is wasted. We spent over two hours waiting to see him and found that he...more
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This doc is extremely patient and considerate. It doesn't hurt that he he knows eyes inside and out. I always have a pleasant experience when I see Dr. Shienbaum. Truly the creme of the crop. I trust my vision with him!
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I am very satisfied with the procedure he is doing to me and I see a big improvement.
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