Dr. Margaret A. Shirk, OD

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Dr. Margaret A. Shirk, OD

Optometry | Female

Trinity Vision Care 2514 Ridge Rd, Elverson, PA 19520 Get Directions
(610) 913-0126

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My philosophy is to provide comprehensive eye health care in a relaxed and comfortable environment. I was formerly located at...
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18 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Pennsylvania
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Today's Options
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Shirk's Review Details
4.9 based on 17 responses
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Experience with Dr. Shirk
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (17)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (17)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (17)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (17)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes (17)
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Specialties

  • Optometry

Conditions Treated

  • Acanthamoeba Keratitis
  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergies
  • Amaurosis Fugax
  • Angioid Streaks of Choroid
  • Aniridia
  • Aphakia
  • Arcus of Cornea
  • Argyll-Robertson Pupil
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Essential Blepharospasm
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharochalasis
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blue-Yellow Color Vision Defects
  • Blurred Vision
  • Cataract
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 1
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Conjunctivitis With Pseudomembrane
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cytomegaloviral Retinitis
  • Dermoid Cyst
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectopic Pupil
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eye Movement Disorders
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eye Palsy
  • Eye Paresis
  • Eye Strain
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Eczema
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
  • Headache
  • Heterochromia Iridis
  • Horner's Syndrome
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Malignant Glaucoma
  • Meibomitis
  • Midline Field Defects
  • Multiple Pterygium Syndrome
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Convergence Spasm
  • Ocular Herpes (Herpes of the Eye)
  • Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Orbit Tumor
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Papilledema
  • Papilloma
  • Periorbital Cellulitis
  • Peripheral Uveitis
  • Photophobia
  • Photosensitivity
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pigmentary Retinopathy
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Poor Ocular Motion
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Presbyopia
  • Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Pterygium
  • Quinidine Toxicity
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinoschisis
  • Scleritis
  • Scotoma
  • Secondary Glaucoma
  • Severe Myopia
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis
  • Vision Disorders
  • Vision Impairment
  • Visual Field Defects

Procedures Performed

  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical School
    Illinois College Of Optometry

    Graduated in 2000

  • Internship Hospital
    Sidney Hillman Health Center

    Completed in 2000

  • Undergraduate School
    Eastern Michigan University

    Graduated in 1995

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

    Dr. Shirk has no awards or honors listed.

  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Optometry
  • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Shirk's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
Under 10 minutes

Experience with Dr. Shirk

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Shirk's Care Philosophy

My philosophy is to provide comprehensive eye health care in a relaxed and comfortable environment. I was formerly located at the Vision center in Morgantown Crossings.