Dr. Harris Silverman, MD

Dr. Harris Silverman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Harris Silverman, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Ellenton, FL. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

7915 US Highway 301 N Ste 101

Ellenton, FL 34222

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 58% of peers
Astigmatism
normal
more than 57% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
26

Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Wrong procedure (8/16/2016)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Mt Zion Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Silverman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Silverman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Silverman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silverman to family and friends
4.0
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Silverman's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Silverman accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Tampa Bay CoreNet

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.