Dr. Pamela Chavis, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 72
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Dr. Pamela Chavis, MD
Dr. Pamela Chavis, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Charleston, SC. She is 72 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Chavis is affiliated with Musc Medical Center.

171 Ashley Ave

Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

(843) 792-1414

Dr. Pamela Chavis, MD

Dr. Pamela Chavis, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • 12 More

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Dr. Chavis' Experience

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Dr. Chavis' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Neurology and Ophthalmology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Neurology
2

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cataract
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dystonia
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Epilepsy
  • Esotropia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Lyme Disease
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Still's Disease
  • Stroke
  • Stye
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trichiasis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • St Vincents Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Columbia Presbyterian
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • UMDNJ
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Columbia Presbyterian Nyc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chavis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chavis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chavis to family and friends
3.3
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Chavis' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Chavis accepts 26 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Chavis has admitting privileges

Musc Medical Center
169 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425
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