Dr. Jeffrey Whitman, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Whitman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Jeffrey Whitman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1980 and specializes in ophthalmology.

11442 N Central Expy

Dallas, TX 75243

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cataract
normal
more than 75% of peers
Senile Cataracts
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Whitman'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*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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8  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Pterygium 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.

Education

  • Southern Methodist University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Southwestern Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Scott and White Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whitman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitman's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitman to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Whitman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Whitman's staff explain the procedure well, and take time to answer questions. They are efficient. I think Dr Whitman does a large volume of surgery. I believe he and his physicians are dedicated and knowledgeable. My only concern is the human aspect. I realize efficiency is important,...more
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Dr Whitman has made my life miserable after a cataract surgery many years ago. As it turns out, when he put the cataract lens in my eye he put it in crooked. Then after a year of suffering bad site, I went back to him and he put in a piggyback lens. After several more years of suffering, I...more
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