Dr. Natalia Villate, MD

Dr. Natalia Villate, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Natalia Villate, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Colegio Mayor De Nuestra Senora Del Rosario, Facultad De Medicina in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2900 W Cypress Creek Rd Ste 1

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Hemorrhage
high
more than 86% of peers
Eye Surgery
normal
more than 75% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Villate'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Villate "Doctor Villate sees a large number of patients. She strives to dedicate enough time to each patient, adequately explain their disease process and treatment options. She strongly believes in providing compassionate care and maintaining high ethical professional behavior."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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14  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Anti-Angiogenesis Medication Therapy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Photocoagulation
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Colegio Mayor De Nuestra Senora Del Rosario, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • U Pierre Et Marie Curie
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • U Del Rosario
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Inst Univ Of Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Fundacion Oftalmologica Nacionalbogota
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Villate has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Villate's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Villate to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Villate's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Villate was very attentive and was very patient. She took time to listen to your questions and explained everything as understanding as possible. My overall office visit, including the office staff was a good experience.
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The best surgeon I have everseen.
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