Dr. Hetel Bhakta, OD

Dr. Hetel Bhakta, OD

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Dr. Hetel Bhakta, OD is an optometrist in Greenacres, FL and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in optometry, diabetes medicine, and more.Read her story

Planet Vision Eyecare

5875 Lake Worth Rd

Greenacres, FL 33463
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Advantica
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bhakta's conditions and procedures:

Binocular Vision Disorder
Cataract
Computer Vision Syndrome
Contact Lens Exams
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Dystrophy
Corneal Scar
Corneal Ulcer
Diabetic Retinopathy
Dry Eyes
Eye Disease
Glaucoma
Iritis
Irregular Cornea Treatment With Scleral Contact Lenses
Keratoconus
Keratoconus Treatment With Contact Lenses
Macular Degeneration
Multifocal Contact Lens Treatment
Orthokeratology
Pinguecula
Pterygium
Punctal Plug Insertion
Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lens Treatment
Scleral Contact Lens Treatment
Soft Contact Lenses
Strabismus-Like Double Vision
Uveitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Just like everybody’s eyes are different, so are their eye care needs. Whether you are in need of a digital eye examination, new technology in eyeglasses and sunglasses or contact lenses for hard to fit eyes, my friendly  staff and I are here to provide you with the highest quality, up-to-date, personalized care.

Patient Testimonials

"I'm a client/patient from way back, and my visits to Planet Vision Eyecare are the best always."

Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Cornea & External Diseases

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2009
    Nova Southeastern College Of Optometry
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2009
    Aran Eye Associates
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2008
    New England Eye Institue
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2008
    Braverman Eye Center
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2008
    New England College Of Optometry
    Medical School
    2008
  • 2007
    Martha Elliot Treatment Center
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2007
    Jamaica Plain Va Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2002
    University Manchester Institute Of Science and Technology, Uk
    Undergraduate School
    2002
  • Paragon Crt-Orthokeratology

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Florida Optometric Association Inc, Member
  • Palm Beach County Optometric Association, Trustee

Dr. Bhakta's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bhakta

4.8

Based on 116 reviews

5 Stars
89.65517241379311%
(104)
4 Stars
5.172413793103448%
(6)
3 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
(4)
2 Stars
0.8620689655172413%
(1)
1 Star
0.8620689655172413%
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I am very satisfied with everyone at Planet Vision Eye Center in Lake Worth. John, who has been there for us from the very beginning, and also sold us on the new glasses OVO, which my husband and I love, is so "customer service" oriented. I myself, I'm also in customer service and he surpasses...Read More
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I trust her knowledge; I like her demeanor, and I like her staff. Will continue to utilize their services.
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Dr. Bhakta and staff are very professional and courteous. She is very personable, thorough, and knowledgeable. The additional optical screening machines provide helpful insights. She has an extensive collection of frames to select as well as designer sunglasses. The practice provides a 5 star...Read More
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Dr Bhakta has the latest technology in her eye care practice. I was so impressed with my eye exam recently. She was very professional and it was the best experience I've ever had at a doctor's office...she really took the best care of my eye health. She is definitely going to be my eye doctor...Read More
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I had the best eye exam with Dr.Bhakta, she was very thorough and gave me the most detailed eye exam I have ever had. Her staff were very friendly and they had such a great selection of eyewear. The eyeglasses I purchased were so cute. I will definitely be going back every year!
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Locations

Planet Vision Eyecare

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  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 10:00am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 10:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 10:00am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 10:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: 10:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Advantica
Aetna
Aetna Test
Aetna Test POS
Aetna Test PPO
Choice
Choice Plus Test POS II
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
Cigna
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Open Access Plus PPO
Open Access POS
CompBenefits Corp.
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Coventry Health Care of Florida
Employer Group Open Access HMO
Davis Vision
EyeMed Vision Care
Health Net
HealthNet
Humana
Vision Care Plan (VCP)
Medicaid
Medicare
Meritain Health
MetLife
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Opticare
Safeguard Insurance
Spectera
Superior Vision
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test
Choice Plus Test POS
Choice Plus Test PPO
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
Secure Horizons PPO
Select Plus POS
United Healthcare
United Healthcare PPO
Vision Benefits of America
Vision Service Plan (VSP)
VSP Choice Plan