Dr. Wilson Baber, MD

Dr. Wilson Baber, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Wilson Baber, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 1993 and specializes in ophthalmology.

734 N Ashley Ridge Loop

Shreveport, LA 71106

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Neovascularization
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Baber'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*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • La St University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Tenn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baber's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baber to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Baber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

While personally he is a good doctor & eye surgeon, punctionality and office staff leave a lot to be desired. Most visits we are there at least 3-4 hours. Even scheduling for 7:00 or 7:15 am appointments they don’t keep on time. Had a 7:15 am appt, didn’t even get called back for pre-screening...more
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Wonderful doctor!
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I don't understand the other review ratings. My husband has been seeing Dr. Baber for over 2 1/2 yrs. & he has been nothing less than professional, courteous, straight forward & very experienced. Before using him, we had gone to another retina specialist in Tyler. He was quite rude, had to wait a...more
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Terrible with time management. I'm the only person in the waiting room... 30 minutes to be called!! Another 45 minutes after dilation. Called to room... Another 30 minutes waiting. Finally, 10 minutes with Dr Baber.
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