Dr. Robert Shuler Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Shuler Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Robert Shuler Jr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Powell, TN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Emory Univ Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7800 Conner Rd

Powell, TN 37849

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Macular Hole
very high
more than 99% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shuler Jr'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • 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

  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shuler Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shuler Jr's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shuler Jr to family and friends
24 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Shuler Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

This is true: I was blind and now I can see thanks to Dr. Shuler!
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Dr Shuler performed surgery for my detatched retina. The procedure went very well and my vision was saved. That is the bottom line. Beyond that, Dr Shuler and his staff have always been very friendly, professional, and competent. Setting appointments is easy...he is accessible. Dr Shuler is...more
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Dr. Shuler is a great Dr. I had to have emergency retina surgery on New Years Eve, and he did it. My eye is doing great now.
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Faced with a retinal detachment in my one "good" eye, Dr. Shuler, with quiet confidence, skill and professionalism performed the laser re-attachment. My recovery period was within a normal timeframe. What was abnormal was the level of vision I regained. Three years out, the corrected vision in my...more
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Doctor Shuler took time to keep me informed as to the steps required for treatment for my detached retina, Dr. Shuler kept me up to date on what I could expect from the recovery process and answered all my question in ways I could understand.
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