Dr. Laura Muller, MD

Dr. Laura Muller, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Laura Muller, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Oldsmar, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read her story

3155 Curlew Rd

Oldsmar, FL 34677

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Astigmatism
very high
more than 98% of peers
Floaters
very high
more than 97% of peers
Drusen
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Muller's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Muller "Dr. Laura Muller is a fellowship trained, board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in corneal disease and comprehensive medical and surgical eye care. Dr. Muller grew up in Winter Haven, FL. After graduating summa cum laude from the University of Florida, she received her medical degree from the University of South Florida. Dr. Muller completed her internship at the University of Miami and her ophthalmology residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas where she was selected to serve as chief resident. She completed her training with a fellowship in Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Following her training, she practiced for several years in Pasco and Hernando counties. She is now pleased to bring her skills in cataract surgery, cornea transplantation, and laser vision correction to Pinellas County. Dr. Muller is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and The American Medical Association. She is also a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology. Laura Muller M.D. is married to Christopher Muller, M.D. an Ear, Nose and Throat specialist. She enjoys pottery, travel and gardening. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Muller "Dr. Muller and The Eye Center staff are dedicated to providing every patient with high quality medical and surgical eye care with an emphasis on compassionate and ethical treatment. Our philosophy is to be available for our patients and other health care providers."

6  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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19  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Miami
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tx
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Muller has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Muller's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Muller to family and friends
23 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Muller's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I had an appointment with Dr. Muller and arrived a little before to fill out paperwork as I was instructed, the girls at the front desk were very nice and helpful. When I was finished with my paperwork I was called right back by one of the technicians. There were a lot of tests and images but it...more
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Wants you to use her In House diagnosis lab even if your lab work up to date, by another Dr. Stubborn and insistent you repeat unneeded eye test, or will withhold a refill on my needed eye drop to keep my long standing glaucoma under control!! Dr. Muller does not return calls in person when there...more
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Dr. Muller is an exceptional physician. She is patient & informative. She takes the time to review medical history, listen to the patient, educate & answer questions. She is never rushed & extremely knowledgeable! I had an experience with diminished eyesight that was quite alarming to me. She...more
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She is highly knowledgeable, skilled and caring. She is not what I would call a 'warehouse' doctor.....no huge waiting room with tons of patients. A patient will see her personally...and her support staff are helpful and have good attitudes. I came to her with an emergency situation and she...more
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Had a cataract removed ......next appt ...i was asked if i could see....nope everything blurry ...pressure high in my eye thru testing right then and there.....immediately sent to retina specialist ......pucker behind my eye ........another operation by retina specialist to remove pucker...more
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