Dr. Shelby Wilkes, MD

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Dr. Shelby Wilkes, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Atlanta Eye Consultants 6170 Old National Hwy, Atlanta, GA 30349 Get Directions
(770) 996-0700

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Dr. Wilkes specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Atlanta, GA. He practices at 2 locations.

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4.3 based on 4 responses
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Pinguecula
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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  • 0
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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1975

  • Internship Hospital
    Strong Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1976

  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Medical School

    Completed in 1980

    Strong Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1976

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mass Ee Infirm Harvard

    Completed in 1981

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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