Dr. Rita Tablante, MD

Dr. Rita Tablante, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rita Tablante, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Topeka, KS and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

619 SW Corporate Vw

Topeka, KS 66615

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Retinal Dystrophy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 93% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Tablante's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tablante "Dr. Tablante earned her medical doctorate at the University of the Philippines after a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from which she graduated Magna cum Laude at the University of the Philippines. Dr. Tablante completed her residency in Ophthalmology at the Boston University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Tablante specialized in retinal diseases and surgery at the Vitreoretinal Foundation, University of Tennessee in Memphis. Dr. Tablante is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialists and is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is also a member of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Dr. Rita Marie R. Tablante specializes in diseases of the retina, including diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration and retinal vascular disease. She also practices general ophthalmology."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Intravitreal Injection
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Testing

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Carney Hosp/Boston University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Boston University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Vitreoretinal Fdn/U Tenn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tablante's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tablante to family and friends
4.3
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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Dr. Tablante's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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