Dr. William Plauche, MD

Dr. William Plauche, MD

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Age 47
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Dr. William Plauche, MD is a cataract surgery specialist in Sherman, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 2002 and specializes in cataract surgery, ophthalmology, and more.

1625 N US Highway 75

Sherman, TX 75090

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
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Top Care Areas

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

Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Plauche'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.

8  Specialties

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

70  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vision Disorders
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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21  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Northeast Louisiana University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Scott White Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Scott-White Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Plauche has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plauche's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Plauche to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Plauche'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Many years ago I saw Dr Plauche after a visit to the emergency room. The ER doc miss diagnosed. Plauche knew what it was in 15 seconds. I could have lost my eyesight. In 2016, I had cataract surgery. I can see things I couldn't see with glasses since the age of 10. His wonderful bedside manner puts...more
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Easy to talk with, answers in real people language, pleasant and efficient staff. Both lens' replaced with perfect results. If I had a third eye, he would do it.
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He is one of the best eye specialists I have ever seen. His beside manner is wonderful. He always says God bless you.
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I saw him 2 days after going to the emergency room. They got me in the day I called. He ask me afew questions, looked at my eye all of 10 seconds and told me I have uveitis. That if I hadn't come in, I could have lost my sight. The pain was tremendous.
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