Dr. Manuel Chaknis, MD

Dr. Manuel Chaknis, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(1)
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Dr. Manuel Chaknis, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Birmingham, AL. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

3431 Colonnade Pkwy Ste C2

Birmingham, AL 35243

Contact Information

(205) 967-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
high
more than 75% of peers
Chalazion
normal
more than 68% of peers
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
normal
more than 56% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (10/5/2017)
    Action Taken: Termination of an Agreed Order without restrictions, terms, and/or conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Georgia
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (1/23/2013)
    Action Taken: Letter of Concern
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina

Education

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Mi Bassett Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Med College Ga
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Corneal Cons Indianapolis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chaknis has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chaknis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chaknis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chaknis to family and friends
3.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Chaknis' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chaknis accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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