Dr. Justin Shaw, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 33
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Dr. Justin Shaw, MD
Dr. Justin M. Shaw is a board certified, fellowship trained physician and surgeon, and is a specialist in medical and surgical management of glaucoma, cataract, and general ophthalmology. He grew up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, where he graduated from Hempfield High School. He attended Millersville University, where he graduated summa cum laude from the university honors college. Dr. Shaw attended medical school at the Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey, PA, where he decided to pursue a career ophthalmology. He performed his medical internship at the Johns Hopkins University/ Sinai Hospital program in internal medicine, and performed his ophthalmology residency training at the Krieger Eye Institute at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, where he served as chief resident during his final year. He performed additional fellowship training in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma at the prestigious Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, ranked consistently as the number one eye institute in the United States. He returned to Pennsylvania after fellowship training where he worked for 2 years in Wyomissing, PA before returning to his native Lancaster to join Eye Doctors of Lancaster in 2017. Dr. Shaw resides with his wife Erin and their 4 children in Lancaster County, where they enjoy spending time together, especially outdoors. They are members of Calvary Church in Lancaster. Dr. Shaw also enjoys acting, writing, running, and hiking, and holds a first degree black belt in ATA taekwondo. Dr. Shaw is a compassionate and highly trained physician and surgeon who strives to treat his patients with excellence in all regards. He adheres to the Hippocratic Oath taken at the outset of medical training, as well as the words of Jesus Christ to do to others as you would have done to you. "I try to treat my patients as I would want myself and my family to be treated, and this informs every decision I make."

Eye Doctors of Lancaster

485 Royer Dr # 103

Lancaster, PA 17601

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Dr. Justin Shaw, MD

Dr. Justin Shaw, MD

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  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • UPMC

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Shaw is a compassionate and highly trained physician and surgeon who strives to treat his patients with excellence in all regards.  He adheres to the Hippocratic Oath taken at the outset of medical training, as well as the words of Jesus Christ to do to others as you would have done to you.  "I try to treat my patients as I would want myself and my family to be treated, and this informs every decision I make."
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Dr. Shaw's Experience

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Dr. Shaw'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 sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
14

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
14

Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Extracapsular Cataract Extraction
  • Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma Medical Therapy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Humphrey Visual Field Test for Glaucoma
  • Incisional Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Peripheral Iridotomy
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • YAG Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Pa State Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Johns Hopkins/Sinai Hosp Of Baltimore
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Inst University Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaw's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaw to family and friends
4.9
based on 18 total reviews (9 with comments)
Dr. Shaw Says:

I am blessed and humbled by your comments.  It is deeply gratifying to know that I am in line with my goal to provide my patients with the same care I would give to a family member.  Thank you so much!

Dr. Shaw'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 (9)
in Oley, PA |
Dr. Shaw is very patient oriented, he always has time for my problems and questions. I never feel like he is rushing to get to his next patient. Due to his diligence I have complete faith that he will find and correct a problem with my eyes before it becomes a major problem. I would recommend him to all my family and friends.
in Topton, PA |
A wonderful doctor and a true professional. His expertise improved my vision so that I rarely have to use my glasses anymore.
in Ephrata, PA |
A very kind and caring doctor. Doesn't rush to get you out. Explains everything so you understand what he needs to do. Would recommend him to all my friends in fact I already did.
in Ephrata, PA |
I had a cataract, and Glaucoma in my right eye. Dr.Shaw removed the cataract, and installed a drain in my eye. Everything successful, he is pleased, so am I!
in Reading, PA |
i think he's very courteous, professional, through, and very inspiring for going ahead with my eye care choices. i've already recommended him to one of my clients, my family and another friend.
Spring City |
New patient - Dr. Shaw and staff very thorough and explained everything that was being done during appt.
in 1412 Schuylkill Rd pottstown |
Great doctor will recamend
in Reading pa |
Aok really good
in Sinking Spring, PA |
Dr Shaw is very thorough, kind and compassionate. He devotes time to assure his patients understand what is happening and reviews the plan.
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Dr. Shaw accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shaw has admitting privileges

Reading Hospital
Sixth Avenue and Spruce Street
West Reading, PA 19611
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