Dr. Hetal Vaishnav, MD

Dr. Hetal Vaishnav, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Hetal Vaishnav, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Morehouse School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1995 W Nasa Blvd Ste 200

Melbourne, FL 32904

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 2 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vaishnav's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Retina Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vaishnav treats Retina Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vaishnav treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Eye Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vaishnav performs Eye Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Vaishnav performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Visual Field Defects
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vaishnav treats Visual Field Defects more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Vaishnav treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Scotoma

Dr. Vaishnav's conditions and procedures:

Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Anisocoria
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Avastin® Injection
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chorioretinal Scars
Chorioretinitis
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Diabetic Eye Disease
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Drusen
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Eyes
Ectropion of Eyelid
Endophthalmitis
Entropion
Esotropia
Exophoria
Exotropia
Eye Disease
Eye Examination
Eye Injuries
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Spasm
Floaters
Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Heterophoria
Hypertropia
Hypopyon
Hypotony of Eye
Iridectomy
Iridocyclitis
Keratoconus
Macular Degeneration
Macular Edema
Macular Hole
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Migraine
Nearsightedness
Night Blindness
Nystagmus
Ocular Hypertension
Optic Neuritis
Orbital Cellulitis
Panophthalmitis
Parasitic Endophthalmitis
Pars Planitis
Pinguecula
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Retina and Vitreous Surgery
Retina Diseases
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Detachment
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemangioma
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Ischemia
Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
Retinal Laser Surgery
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Surgery
Retinal Telangiectasia
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Retinoschisis
Sarcoidosis
Senile Cataracts
Sjögren's Syndrome
Solar Retinopathy
Temporal Arteritis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

About Me

Care Philosophy

"I feel passionate about helping people and about practicing medicine. I listen to my patients carefully. To me, optimal patient care means combining the latest advances in medicine with old-fashioned caring, concern, and respect."

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2006
    University Of Florida At Shands / Vitreoretinal Surgical Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    University Of Florida / Shands Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2004
    University Of Florida
    Internship Hospital
    2004
  • 1999
    Morehouse School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1999
  • 1993
    Georgia State University
    Undergraduate School
    1993

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vaishnav's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vaishnav

4.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Vaishnav's Performance
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Good doctor, have brought my mother here 3 times will not be back. The waiting times are ridiculous ! The last time we went we left after waiting 2 hours.
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When I first went to see Dr. Vaishnav I was losing my eye sight from diabetes. After my eye exam he told me he was going to try and help me gain back my eye sight. It has been over a year and I have regain most of my eye sight back, I am still being treated, but it gets better after every...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health First Health Plans
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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