Dr. Zev Shulkin, MD

Dr. Zev Shulkin, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Zev Shulkin, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2006 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and ophthalmology.

7777 Forest Ln Ste C200

Dallas, TX 75230

Contact Information

(972) 566-7999

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Blind Hypotensive Eye
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Shulkin'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shulkin "I am dedicated to restoring vision, preventing vision loss, and providing reconstructive options when necessary. We provide patients with a multidisciplinary approach, and a unique ability to take care of patients with orbital and eyelid disease. This allows us to manage these difficult and complex ophthalmologic problems for the benefit of our patients."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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14  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Strabismus Treatment

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

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shulkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shulkin's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shulkin to family and friends
40 total reviews (32 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Shulkin'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

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Shulkin Says:
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Providing a positive patient experience with all aspects of my practice is very important to me and my entire team. We use the patient feedback on sites like Healthgrades to gauge both areas that we can improve upon and as acknowledgement that the care and service provided is appreciated as well. I encourage all current and prospective patients to view not only the survey responses regarding my practice on Healthgrades, but other

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Patient Comments (32)

Dr. Shulkin is a high-energy, caring physician. He knows what he is doing and is a gifted surgeon.
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I will always recommend DR Zev Shulkin. He is a SUPER SPECIALIST on Strabismus problems in adults. (Wandering eye or eyes caused from EITHER muscle disease, diabetes, or A severe jolt of THE body, A serious car accident, ANY head trauma, etc. I had a car ACCIDENT & head trauma in Dec 2017 and it...more
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I was having double vision and was referred to Dr. Shulkin by my regular eye doctor. Dr. Shulkin performed surgery to restore my regular vision. This was successfully completed about two months ago and I have been very pleased with the result. Dr. Shulkin did a great job.
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Dr. Shulkin is great! Both my husband and I have seen Dr Shulkin on multiple occasions for different problems and he has been extremely helpful and professional. I always felt like he was knowledgeable with how to address my concerns and made me feel at ease. Definitely would recommend him!
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I have Atypical Parkinsonism with Autonomic Dysfunction. My vision has been deteriorating over the past year. After consultations with many neuro-opthamologists, I needed a specialist to perform several procedures. Dr. Shulkin listened to my symptoms, reviewed all the recommendations from other...more
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