Dr. Ira Shivitz, MD

Dr. Ira Shivitz, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
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65 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Ira Shivitz, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Shivitz is affiliated with Tristar Centennial Medical Center.

Cornea Consultants of Nashville

2400 Patterson St Ste 201

Nashville, TN 37203
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Accepted insurance

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Medicaid

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Care Philosophy

It is out commitment and duty to treat all patients equally with the upmost dignity and respect. Each and every patient should leave our office feeling as though they are our only patient and that they have received the best care possible by all staff members.
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Dr. Shivitz's Experience

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Dr. Shivitz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Nearsighted Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Microsurgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Vanderbilt
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shivitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shivitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shivitz to family and friends
5.0
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Shivitz'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
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Brentwood, TN |
Dr. Shivitz is the best and most thorough eye care professional I have ever seen. I highly recommend Dr. Shivitz and the amazing staff at Cornea Consultants. I will not go anywhere else!
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Dr. Shivitz accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Shivitz has admitting privileges

Tristar Centennial Medical Center
2300 Patterson St
Nashville, TN 37203
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