Dr. Katherine Whitfield, MD

OphthalmologyFemaleAge 56

Dr. Katherine Whitfield, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Whitfield to book an appointment.

Dr. Whitfield

UNC Kittner Eye Center

2226 Nelson Hwy Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Accepting new patients

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Whitfield's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anisocoria
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitfield treats Anisocoria more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Whitfield treats this condition more than 70% of her peers

Strabismus Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitfield performs Strabismus Surgery more than 29% of her peers

Dr. Whitfield performs this procedure more than 29% of her peers

Extraocular Muscle Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitfield performs Extraocular Muscle Surgery more than 29% of her peers

Dr. Whitfield performs this procedure more than 29% of her peers

Dr. Whitfield's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Visual Field Defects

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(984) 974-2020

Dr. Whitfield accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
ODS Health Plan
PacificSource
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Dr. Whitfield's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitfield

3.4

Based on 7 ratings

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Katherine Whitfield, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Whitfield to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Ophthalmology Avera McKennan Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year
Residency Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Katherine Whitfield, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Katherine Whitfield, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Whitfield frequently treats Anisocoria, Strabismus Surgery, and Extraocular Muscle Surgery. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Whitfield treats.

Where is Dr. Katherine Whitfield, MD's office located?

Dr. Whitfield's office is located at 2226 Nelson Hwy, Chapel Hill, NC 27517. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Katherine Whitfield, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

UNC Kittner Eye Center

UNC Kittner Eye Center2226 Nelson Hwy Chapel Hill, NC 27517
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