Dr. Linda Vargas, MD

Dr. Linda Vargas, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Linda Vargas, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

9 Richland Medical Park Dr

Columbia, SC 29203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Blepharitis
normal
more than 57% of peers
Presbyopia
normal
more than 57% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 53% of peers

Dr. Vargas'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

36  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Photokeratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Metrohealth Med Ctr Case Western Reserve U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Metrohealth Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • U Hosps Cleveland/Cwru
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vargas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vargas' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vargas to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Vargas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD
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