Dr. Wayne Bixenman, MD

Dr. Wayne Bixenman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Wayne Bixenman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Western Ontario, School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1500 N Wilmot Rd Ste 180

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

(520) 886-4137

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 99% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diplopia
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Bixenman'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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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 Western Ontario, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • U West Ontario Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • U West Ontario Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Texas Chldns Hosp-Baylor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bixenman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bixenman's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bixenman to family and friends
44 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Bixenman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr Bixenman is WONDERFUL! He really knows what he's doing and has helped me so much! I don't even live in Arizona -- I live in Washington State -- and I specifically fly to Arizona so I can have him as my eye doctor. He is the best at what he does.
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Dr. Bixenman is probably the most arrogant doctor I have ever met. I requested a change to my eyeglass prescription but he ignored my request and never told me that he had.. Worse, I came to him for a specific vision problem. He told me repeatedly that nothing could be done. However, I found a...more
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Dr. Wayne Bixenman is the "Pro From Dover' regarding opthamological services in Tucson, Arizona. He is the best!
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My husband had a severe cerebellar stroke last August. His primary care physician recommended he see Dr. Bixenman for double vision associated with the stroke. Dr. Bixenman gave my husband a prescription that did not correct his problem but actually made it worse. So we scheduled another...more
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Dr Bixenman is the most knowledgeable Opthomologists I have ever encountered, and I have been going to Opthomologists for the past 65 years. His specialty in Neuro Opthomology leaves him as the sole Neuro Opthomologists in Southern Arizona.
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