Dr. Karen Saland, MD

Dr. Karen Saland, MD

Save
Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
46 y/o
(368)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Karen Saland, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Dallas, TX. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Read her story

Karen B Saland MD PLLC

8210 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 800

Dallas, TX 75231
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

Learn about Dr. Saland

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

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."

More

Read More

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

More

Read More
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

Dr. Saland does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Saland and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Saland's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saland to family and friends
4.4
based on 368 total reviews (3 with comments)
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)
Dallas, TX |
I feel confident that Dr Saland is one of he best Opthalmologists in Dallas.
in Frisco Tx |
Nice experience attentive staff short wait times excellent Physican.
in Dallas, TX |
Unresponsive to requests for correction of an insurance billing error made by their office. Email and voicemail messages have been ignored.
Have you seen Dr. Karen Saland, MD?

Visit Dr. Saland

Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Saland accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Saland has admitting privileges

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
8200 Walnut Hill Ln
Dallas, TX 75231
View Hospital Profile