Dr. Timothy Saunders, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(6)
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Dr. Timothy Saunders, MD
Dr. Timothy Saunders, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology doctor who practices in Charlotte, NC. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Saunders is affiliated with Carolinas Medical Center.

6035 Fairview Rd

Charlotte, NC 28210

Contact Information

(704) 295-3000

Dr. Timothy Saunders, MD

Dr. Timothy Saunders, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Eyelid Spasm
very high
more than 92% of peers
Esotropia
high
more than 90% of peers
Exophoria
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
32

Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Cranial Nerve Disorders
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Graves' Disease
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pupil Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Strabismus
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® for Blepharospasm
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Pediatric Eye and Vision Examination
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Strabismus Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saunders has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saunders' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saunders to family and friends
3.0
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Saunders' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Saunders accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medica
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Saunders has admitting privileges

Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
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