Dr. Karen Saland, MD

Dr. Karen Saland, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Karen Saland, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

8210 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 800

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 93% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 88% of peers
Lazy Eye
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Saland'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.

Dr. Saland's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Saland "Specializing in comprehensive eye exams for your entire family, Dr. Karen Bassichis Saland meticulously treats all diseases and conditions of the eye including glaucoma, dry eye, diabetes and cataracts. Dr. Saland focuses on preventative eye care with vision testing, soft and hard contact lens fitting, and the correction of astigmatism with toric lenses. Dr. Saland received her medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, where she also completed an internship. She went on to complete her residency at the Maryland General Hospital/Jonas Friedenwald Eye Institute. Dr. Saland also holds a bachelor’s degree from Harvard University. Committed to education in her field, she currently serves as clinical assistant professor in the department of ophthalmology at UT Southwestern Medical School. Dr. Saland is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and has staff privileges at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Parkland Hospital, Greenville Surgery Center, and Park Central Surgical Center. She is married to a cardiologist and is the mother of three wonderful children."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Saland "We are a comprehensive ophthalmology practice specializing in eye care for the entire family. Whether you are interested in a routine eye exam or you require more in-depth care in the form of diagnosis and treatment of eye conditions and diseases, our highly qualified eye doctors at Saland Vision are here to assist you. "

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Saland does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Soft Contact Lenses

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

  • Harvard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Saland has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Saland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saland's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saland to family and friends
368 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (368)

  • 5
    (268)
  • 4
    (51)
  • 3
    (18)
  • 2
    (6)
  • 1
    (25)

Dr. Saland'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I feel confident that Dr Saland is one of he best Opthalmologists in Dallas.
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Nice experience attentive staff short wait times excellent Physican.
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Unresponsive to requests for correction of an insurance billing error made by their office. Email and voicemail messages have been ignored.
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