Dr. Harris Silverman, MD

Dr. Harris Silverman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Harris Silverman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Ellenton, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7915 US Highway 301 N Ste 101

Ellenton, FL 34222

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Silverman'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*

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

3  Procedures

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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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