Dr. Richard I. Breazeale, MD

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Dr. Richard I. Breazeale, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery | Male

Southeastern Retina Associates 1605 Williams Rd # 201, Hixson, TN 37343 Get Directions
(423) 756-1002

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Dr. Breazeale specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery and practices in Hixson, TN. He practices at 4 locations.

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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
      • Ophthalmology
      • Retinal Diseases

      Board Certifications

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Endophthalmitis
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blind Hypertensive Eye
      • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Chorioretinitis
      • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
      • Diabetic Eye Disease
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Endophthalmitis
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Infections
      • Floaters
      • Hyphema
      • Macular Degeneration
      • Macular Edema
      • Macular Hole
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Progressive High Myopia
      • Purulent Endophthalmitis
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinal Neovascularization
      • Retinal Telangiectasia
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

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

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr

        Graduated in 1994

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus

        Completed in 1995

      • Residency Hospital
        Eastern Virginia Medical School

        Completed in 1998

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Nebraska Medical Center

        Completed in 1999

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Tennessee Chattanooga

        Graduated in 1989

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Breazeale's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Breazeale

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients