Dr. Shashi Alloju, MD

Dr. Shashi Alloju, MD

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Age 35
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Dr. Shashi Alloju, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch in 2009 and specializes in ophthalmology, cornea & external diseases, and more.Read his story

5323 Harry Hines Blvd

Dallas, TX 75390

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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

Lazy Eye
high
more than 86% of peers
Blepharitis
normal
more than 75% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Alloju'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.

Dr. Alloju's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alloju "Dr. Shashi Alloju is a Board Certified Comprehensive Eye Physician and Surgeon. Dr. Alloju not only practices comprehensive ophthalmology including the surgical management of routine and complex cataracts, he also specializes in medical and surgical management of corneal diseases and performs laser vision correction. Dr. Alloju has excelled throughout his training. Graduating at the top of his medical school class, he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honors society. After receiving his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine in 2009, he attended a rigorous training program in Ophthalmology at the prestigious University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, TX. During his training, he served as the clinic and surgical chief and graduated with the highest volume of cataract surgeries among his peers. Upon completion of residency, Dr. Alloju travelled to Portland, OR to the renowned Casey Eye Institute, where he completed a extensive fellowship in cornea/external disease and refractive surgery. Dr. Alloju's passion for Ophthalmology stems from the surgical management of eye disease that can result in vision restoration. He has created a video channel of the many different types of surgeries that he performs. A link is available on the website: www.eyehealthtexas.com. Dr. Alloju is committed to lifelong learning and gives back his community. Dr. Alloju is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Texas Southwestern where he teaches residents and fellows surgical techniques."
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3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

84  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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21  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Austin College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Presbyterian Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Casey Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alloju has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alloju's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alloju to family and friends
25 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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

Dr. Alloju'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (9)

He is the best. He took the time to listen to me and explain what was happening. It is this effort that helped me address the issue and hopefully avoid a cornea transplant in the future.
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When you have issues with your eyes, it can be a frightening thing. I was referred to Dr Alloju after painful recurring tears in outer cornea layer. It didn't take him long to find a solution- tear duct plugs! Who even knew such a thing existed! It not only resolved the need for constant eye drops...more
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It's been great experience with Eye Health Texas. Dr Shashi Alloju answered all my questions very patiently and kept me informed with every single detail regarding my eye checks upfront and provided best recommendation for my eye health. Staff is great too.
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Easy to schedule appointment, got all done within a short span. I had great experience.
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I had a great experience with Dr. Alloju. He was highly recommended to me by other doctors I spoke with and it’s easy to see why. He took the time to carefully explain all of my choices for lens implants and helped me arrive at the best decision based on my lifestyle and work needs. He and...more
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