Dr. Shane Havens, MD

Dr. Shane Havens, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Shane Havens, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from CREIGHTON UNIV SCH OF MED in 2009 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

985540 Nebraska Medical Ctr

Omaha, NE 68198

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 95% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 91% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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12  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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

  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • CREIGHTON UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • University Nebraska Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Nebraska Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Duke University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Havens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Havens' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Havens to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Havens' 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Havens is one of the most brilliant eye doctors that I have had in my struggle with eye care. I have Macular Degeneration, and also was thought to have Glaucoma issues until Dr Havens did an extensive eye test on me, and performed a minor surgery, and now my pressures are controlled and my sight...more
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100% Recommendation Shane is a wonderfully gifted ophthalmic surgeon and teacher. He inserted a stint into each of my wife's eyes to reduce the pressure from glaucoma. He also replace After the surgery she told me that she has never seen as clearly as she did that day. I will be scheduling a time...more
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Competent, considerate, really looks after his patients.
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