Dr. Starla Fitch, MD

Dr. Starla Fitch, MD

Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
(36)
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Dr. Starla Fitch, MD is an ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery.

3225 Cumberland Blvd SE Ste 900

Atlanta, GA 30339

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Avesis
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 88% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Fitch'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

24  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lacrimal Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Eyelid
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease

7  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • University of Southwestern Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Eye Plastic Surgery Assoc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fitch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fitch's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fitch to family and friends
36 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Fitch'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 (5)

Dr. Fitch and her staff are very thorough in giving instructions pre and post-op which is very reassuring. The experience was not stressful and results good. She is very pleasant and professional
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Fantastic experience all the way around. Dr. Fitch spends a lot of time explaining the procedure and recovery. Her surgery was perfect and her bedside manner is very caring.
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Fantastic!
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Both my husband and I have had corrective surgery done on our eyes. We both had a positive experience, and she was very professional.
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After almost 20 years dealing with thyroid disease, I had a thyroidectomy to control the issues I had with Graves. A year after that surgery and getting my medication on track, Dr. Fitch performed an upper and lower eyelid lift surgery to correct the problem of puffy, swollen eyelids I had dealt...more
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