Dr. Tyree Carr, MD

Dr. Tyree Carr, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Tyree Carr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 1976 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2800 N Tenaya Way Ste 101

Las Vegas, NV 89128

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 95% of peers
Pterygium
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Carr'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

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

73  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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18  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/2/2014
    Amount or Range: $152,500.00
    Nature of Complaint: Patient alleges the insured failed to properly treat her endophthalmitis resulting in diminished vision in her left eye.
    State: Nevada
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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Martin Luther King Jr Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Kresege-Wayne State U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Carr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Carr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carr's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carr to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Carr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (2)

I highly recommend Dr. Tyree Carr, he is and outstanding, professional and gifted doctor with a great personality. I will missed him very much. Enjoy your retirement, you deserve it. You have been a blessing to so many patients and my mom , brother-in-law and myself with your great experience and...more
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I have been a patient, as has my husband, of Dr. Carr for more than 30 years. Both my Mother and Father were also his patients. I have never been dissatisfied with any treatment that I have received as well as thoroughly satisfied with his staff. He is very caring, knowledgeable, thorough,...more
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