Dr. Vrinda Hershberger, MD

Dr. Vrinda Hershberger, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Vrinda Hershberger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.

502 E New Haven Ave

Melbourne, FL 32901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Retina Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 93% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Hershberger'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*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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15  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Christ Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hershberger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hershberger's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hershberger to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Hershberger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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Patient Comments (5)

Dr Hershberger was extremely rude and lack of compassion. She burned my cornea during photocoagulaion lazar procedure. It was the most intense burning i had ever felt. When seeking out someone new i then discovered i should have never felt such pain and burning. I have perminate damage to my...more
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Dr. Hershberger is a fantastic doctor. She is excellent at what she does. She repaired a retinal tear in my eye and was very very professional and did an excellent job with the repair. However, this office is a joke. If you have an appointment for 12:30 pm you won't even be seen until at least...more
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I first saw Dr. Hershberger in Jan. 2013 for cataracts. She removed the cataract from my right eye with excellent results. I then developed macular degeneration and have been under her care until the present time. I highly recommend her and her staff.
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Fantastic Doctor. Very professional. She went above and beyond for my mom that has macular degeneration in both eyes. Gave us information and feedback on cons of high blood pressure. By the way she has three doctorates! Enough said! Thanks Dr. Hershberger.
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if you want a Dr. That finds what you have and what she can do to correct it here she is. Her office is extremely clean and efficient the staff was wonderful and the wait time was no more than 10 min. I also found that she really cares about the outcome of her surgery, that counts. I feel I am in...more
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