Dr. Shaminder Bhullar, MD

Dr. Shaminder Bhullar, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 36
(35)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shaminder Bhullar, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Wright State Univ Sch Of Med in 2007 and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery and ophthalmic vitreous surgery.Read his story

1911 Manatee Ave E Ste 101

Bradenton, FL 34208

Contact Information

(941) 251-4930

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 87% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 87% of peers
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
high
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Bhullar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bhullar "Originally from Calgary, Canada, Dr. Bhullar received his medical degree at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio. He completed his ophthalmology training at the Krieger Eye Institute at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. He further sub-specialized in treating diseases of the retina at South Texas Retina Consultants and completed his vitreoretinal fellowship at the University of Florida, Gainesville. Outside of the office Dr. Bhullar enjoys the outdoors, sports, and spending time with his young family. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bhullar "Dr. Bhullar is passionate about providing his patients the highest quality of care, with the compassion and respect they deserve. By using the latest advances in science and technology we are able to make diagnoses at earlier stages, leading to instituting earlier treatments and improved outcomes. "
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Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
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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
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Avastin® Injection
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Lucentis® Injection
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • McGill University / Faculty of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Lehigh Valley Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • South Texas Retina Consultants
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University of Florida-Gainesville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bhullar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bhullar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bhullar to family and friends
4.9
based on 35 total reviews (29 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Bhullar'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

I had a macular pucker that was on going for almost two years. My Doctor kept telling me on my visits that my eye site was staying the same. I kept telling the Doctor it was worse. I finally looked up Doctors for macular puckers and thank God found Dr, Bhullar who is a Retina Specialist. He...more
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Dr. Bhullar corrected a serious eye problem that would have worsened without his intervention. He and his staff are professional, kind, honest and well-trained in advanced techniques. I was fortunate to be in his care.
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Dr. Bhullar is excellent. I had a retinal detachment that required emergency care and Dr. Bhullar treated me very quickly while being comforting and patient in answering my questions. I highly recommend him.
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This was my first visit with Dr. Bhullar and he was pleasant, knowledgable and explained what he was doing.
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I was out of town on a work assignment and at the end of a presentation, I was suddenly unable to see through my left eye. I called Dr. Bhullar's office and was immediately comforted by the wonderful receptionist who made an emergency appointment to get me in right away. The doctor and his expert...more
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