Dr. Mario Di Pascuale, MD

Dr. Mario Di Pascuale, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mario Di Pascuale, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

Cornea & Cataract Specialty Center, El Paso, TX

3235 Trawood Dr

El Paso, TX 79936
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lazy Eye
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Di Pascuale's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Di Pascuale "•Top Eye Surgeon/Cornea Specialist/Ophthalmologist •15+ years experience •American Board of Ophthalmology Certified •Cornea and Refractive Surgery Fellowship, UT Southwestern MedicalCenterDallas, TX. •Ocular Surface Fellowship, Ocular Surface Center, OcularSurface Research & EducationFoundation, Miami, FL. •Ophthalmology residency, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX •Transitional Residency-John Peter Smith Health Network, Fort Worth •Central University of Venezuela. Dr. Luis Razetti Medicine School"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Di Pascuale "As ophthalmologist, I offer a comprehensive eye care; including evaluation for cataract, glaucoma, diabetic, general eye exams and also specialized in Cornea and Cataract surgeries including refractive procedures such as LASIK and PRK. We are the first Ocular Surface Center in West Texas specialized in severe and complex dry eyes and external diseases management. Striving to exceed the expectations of our patient every individual by offering same day and next day appointments."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

115  Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Binocular Vision Disorder
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharochalasis
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract - Alopecia - Sclerodactyly
  • Cataract - Ataxia - Deafness
  • Cataract - Cardiomyopathy
  • Cataract - Congenital Ichthyosis
  • Cataract - Microcornea Syndrome
  • Cataract Congenital Dominant Non Nuclear
  • Cataract Dental Syndrome
  • Cataract Hutterite Type
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetes-Like Blepharitis
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dilatation
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eye Paresis
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Eczema
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma in Ciliochorodial Detachment
  • Glaucoma in Epithelial Ingrowth
  • Glaucoma in Intra Ocular Tumours
  • Glaucoma in Iridoschisis.
  • Glaucoma in Phacomatoses
  • Hazy Vision
  • Headache
  • Hypopyon
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Low Vision
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Pterygium
  • Reading Disorders
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Aura
  • Visual Dysfunction
  • Visual Field Loss
  • Watering Eyes


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41  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Antifungal Eye Drops
  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Medical Therapy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • Intracorneal Ring (ICR)
  • Prism Lenses
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Tear Drainage Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery


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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.


  • Central University Of Venezuela
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Central Venezuela
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Central Venezuela / Luis Razetti School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • John Peter Smith Hospital JPS Health Network
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center -Parkland Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • UT Southwestern/Parkland Meml Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Cornea and Ocular Surfaces Fellowship-Ocular Surface Center-Miami FL-2005
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • Ophthalmology residency at Central University of Venezuela/Miguel Perez Carreno Hospital 2002
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Di Pascuale has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Di Pascuale's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Di Pascuale to family and friends
107 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (107)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Di Pascuale's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

This was my very 1st time meeting with an optomologist and I was very nervous , especially when I was told I had cataracts in both eyes and would need surgery. Dr. DiPascuale was so informative sharing all I needed to know and helping me to be calm re surgery. I highly recommend him to anyone...more
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Great helpful friendly staff that focuses on patient care. Doctor Mario Di Pascusle is beyond great!!!!
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Professional, courteous, and true perfection! Lasik is one of the best life choices I have made. Freedom from the inconveniences of using contacts and glasses. Dr. Di Pascuale made me feel confident in my decision by explaining in detail the entire procedure. Procedure was flawless and truly...more
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Excellent doctor and great friendly staff!!! Extremely knowledgeable and very helpful! I would definitely recommend him to anyone needing eye care.
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I really like this eye doctor. I been going with him since he first open his office and I love him and his staff. Very knowledgeable and cares for his ptients. TotLly recommend him!
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