Dr. Mark Plunkett, MD

Dr. Mark Plunkett, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Mark Plunkett, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

5011 Burnet Rd Fl 2

Austin, TX 78756

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 95% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 94% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Plunkett'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*

40  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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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.

Education

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Duke University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Plunkett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plunkett's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Plunkett to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Plunkett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is an excellent eye specialist. Does amazing eye surgery. I am 100% satisfied with him as a professional and as my eye doctor. The whole staff there are very friendly and very capable. Very pleased !
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