Dr. Grant Gilliland, MD

Dr. Grant Gilliland, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Grant Gilliland, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in McKinney, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology, orbital surgery, and more.

1501 Redbud Blvd

McKinney, TX 75069

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Blocked Tear Duct
very high
more than 96% of peers
Tear Duct Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Orbital Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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.


  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Presbyterian Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Tex Southwestern Parkland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Oreg Health Science
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gilliland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gilliland's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gilliland to family and friends
29 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gilliland's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I have been a practicing anesthesiologist for nearly three decades. During the majority of that time I have known Dr. Gilliland and I have had hundreds of his patients that we have treated together. As a surgeon, Dr. Gilliland has demonstrated to me that he is an intelligent, thorough and a caring...more
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Dr Gilliland’s knowledge and experience is like no one else’s! He is a phenomenal surgeon and genuine person! He listens to his patients needs and concerns and is very thorough! Would recommend him above any other surgeon in his specialty!! Above and beyond satisfied!!
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Best surgeon ever .,, truly changed my life.
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The best doctor and staff! He removed 2 black mole from my eyelids and performed biopsy and the surgery was perfect, recovery great and I still have all my eyelashes!! Outstanding!
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The doctor explained my problem very well and spent a lot of time with me. He did a fantastic job on my surgery.
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