Dr. Mark Levitan, MD

Dr. Mark Levitan, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Mark Levitan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Health Science Center at Brooklyn State University of New York in 1985 and specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.

801 W 38th St Ste 200

Austin, TX 78705

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Levitan'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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5  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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.

Education

  • Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Health Science Center at Brooklyn State University of New York
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Interfaith Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Interfaith Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Levitan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Levitan's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levitan to family and friends
20 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Levitan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I have always had good experiences with Austin Retina Associates. I have seen Dr. Levitan over several years and I have always found him and the entire staff to be very prompt, courteous, professional, and friendly. The facility is always clean, comfortable, and seems to be equipped with the latest...more
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Very efficient process to get ready for exam. Dr. Levitan is very professional and helpful in understanding all the issues He takes the time to fully answers any questions.
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There aren't enough stars to commend Dr. Levitan. He has treated my mother and monitored me for the past several years and has always been kind, knowledgeable, professional and supportive. He has gone above and beyond to preserve my mother's vision. We couldn't have asked for or found a better...more
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Dr. Levitan and his staff have done a wonderful job with my retina problems due to diabetes. His diagnosis and treatment have been outstanding. My eye sight and eye health are better now than it has been in years. Dr. Levitan and his staff have been encouraging and professional. The wait time to...more
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While visiting Austin my retina detached. The next morning I was able to see Dr. Levitan. He immediately diagnosed the situation and provided treatment options. I elected surgery which he performed that day and the following day to correct the problem. The third day I was seen for followup before...more
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