Dr. Yasser Elshatory, MD

Dr. Yasser Elshatory, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Yasser Elshatory, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Bettendorf, IA and has been practicing for 2 years. He specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery and ophthalmology.Read his story

777 Tanglefoot Ln

Bettendorf, IA 52722

Contact Information

(563) 323-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
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Top Care Areas

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Retina Diseases
very high
more than 88% of peers
Macular Hole
high
more than 89% of peers
Macular Edema
high
more than 89% of peers

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Dr. Elshatory's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Elshatory "Dr. Yasser Elshatory is a board-certified vitreoretinal specialist at Eye Surgeons Associates. Dr. Elshatory completed his vitreoretinal fellowship at the University of Iowa. He received advanced training in the medical and surgical treatment of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular disease, retinal detachments, and posterior uveitis. Dr. Elshatory received his M.D. degree and Ph.D. in neuroscience from the University of Rochester before completing an ophthalmology residency at the University of Oklahoma. He has authored many scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented numerous papers and lectures at national and international specialty meetings."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elshatory "To use my advanced training to deliver quality care, while empowering my patients to make the most well-informed decisions about their eye condition and proposed treatments."

2  Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

59  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
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Detachment With Break
  • Retinal Disinsertion Syndrome
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Retinopathy
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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17  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Freezing (Cryopexy)
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Wet Macular Degeneration Injections

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Rochester
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Iowa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elshatory has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elshatory's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elshatory to family and friends
46 total reviews (32 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (45)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Elshatory'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 (32)

Dr. Yasser Elshatory is an excellent doctor and Brooke is awesome.
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I was a pop-up patient of Dr. Elshatory, I didn't realize I had a serious problem, a retina tear, until I was examined by, and referred to the doctor, by another branch of Eye Surgeons. I was worked in to his schedule immediately the day of my referral.
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Elshatory to family and friends: I was happy to meet him when he came on board. He had a sense of confidence about his abilities and skills. When I had my eye surgery, I knew that Dr. Elshatory was the BEST in his field so I went in to surgery with no worries...more
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I was very pleased with the care provided by Dr. Elshatory. My eye condition came up quite unexpectedly and I am extremely grateful for the expediency in scheduling appointments to correct the vision problem. He was very thorough, explained my condition well and helped me understand what was...more
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Doctor Elshatory is very caring and his team at Eye Surgeons Associates works well together. He is very professional yet takes time to listen to his patients.
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