Dr. Sreenivasa Basavanthappa, MD

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Dr. Sreenivasa Basavanthappa, MD
Dr. Sreenivasa Basavanthappa, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Lancaster, MA. He has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Basavanthappa is affiliated with Heywood Hospital, Athol Memorial Hospital, Health Alliance Hospital Leominster and Emerson Hospital.

479 Old Union Tpke

Lancaster, MA 01523

Contact Information

(978) 537-3900

Dr. Sreenivasa Basavanthappa, MD

Dr. Sreenivasa Basavanthappa, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Drusen
very high
more than 89% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 88% of peers
Retina Diseases
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
34

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Government Science College, Chitradurga, Karnataka
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Univ Of Az Tucson Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Victoria General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • All India
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • All India Institute Of Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Univ Of Az Tucson Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Univ Of Az Tucson Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Basavanthappa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Basavanthappa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Basavanthappa to family and friends
4.6
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Basavanthappa'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
Patient Comments (2)
in Leominster, ma |
Very thorough, explains everything in detail. I would highly recommend him.
in Leominster, MA |
Dr. B is an excellent retina specialist. I would highly recommend him!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Basavanthappa accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Classic Blue
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Basavanthappa has admitting privileges

Athol Memorial Hospital
2033 Main St
Athol, MA 01331
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Emerson Hospital
133 Old Road To 9 Acre Cor
Concord, MA 01742
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Health Alliance Hospital Leominster
60 Hospital Rd
Leominster, MA 01453
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Heywood Hospital
242 Green St
Gardner, MA 01440
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