Dr. Richard Breazeale, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Breazeale, MD
Dr. Richard Breazeale, MD is a vitreoretinal disease & surgery doctor who practices in Hixson, TN. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Breazeale is affiliated with Erlanger Medical Center and Hamilton Medical Center.

1605 Williams Rd # 201

Hixson, TN 37343

Contact Information

(423) 756-1002

Dr. Richard Breazeale, MD

Dr. Richard Breazeale, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 25 More

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Top Care Areas

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Retina Diseases
very high
more than 88% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
high
more than 86% of peers
Macular Hole
high
more than 82% of peers

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2

Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
23

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blindness
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Cystoid Macular Edema
  • Degenerative Disorders
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lattice Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
11

Procedures

  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Indocyanine Green Angiography
  • Intravitreal Injection
  • Optical Coherence Tomography
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • University Of Tennessee Chattanooga
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Nebraska Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Breazeale has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Breazeale's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Breazeale to family and friends
4.0
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Breazeale's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Breazeale accepts 39 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Network S
  • Bluegrass Family Health
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medico
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • National Elevator
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • POMCO Group
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Universal American
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Breazeale has admitting privileges

Erlanger Medical Center
975 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN 37403
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Hamilton Medical Center
1200 Memorial Dr
Dalton, GA 30720
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