Dr. Ryan Cazares, OD

Optometry  |  
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Age 32
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Dr. Ryan Cazares, OD
Dr. Ryan Cazares is a native of Scott, LA. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2007. From there, he attended the University of Houston College of Optometry and graduated in 2011. Dr. Cazares is fully trained in the areas of eye disease (i.e., macular degeneration, glaucoma, and others), eye trauma (injuries, foreign body removal, etc.), dry eye, glasses, contact lenses, and minor ocular surgeries.Throughout his schooling and employment, he has seen patients as young as 3 months old to the age of 101. When not working, Dr. Cazares enjoys playing guitar and singing in his band. He also enjoys exercise and sports. He loves to root for his Ragin' Cajuns, Saints, and Pelicans! List of Awards & Honors at the University of Houston College of Optometry: Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Graduate Cooper Vision Excellence in Cornea and Contract Lens Award Bausch & Lomb/ TERTC 2009 Contact Lens Clinical Excellence Award 2007-2008 Presidential Grad Fellowship 2007-2008 Benedict Scholarship 2008-2009 Presidential Grad Fellowship 2008-2009 Coburn, O.W. Opt School Fund Scholarship 2009-2010 Love, Albert UH Opt Scholarship Current leadership positions and community involvement: Board member and active member of the Scott Business Association Board member and active member of the705: Young Leaders for a Better Acadiana President and active member of the Acadiana Optometric Society Active member of the Optometry Association of Louisiana and the American Optometric Association

5511 Cameron St

Scott, LA 70583

Contact Information

(337) 704-2260

Dr. Ryan Cazares, OD

Dr. Ryan Cazares, OD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Always Care Benefits
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • inHealth
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Care Philosophy

Provide the most comprehensive care available to each and every patient. Educate our patients so that they understand all aspects of their vision and eye health. Utilize the latest technologies to evaluate current vision and future of vision Create and maintain a high quality, personalized, professional practice in Scott, Louisiana, and to serve the city and the surrounding communities in a vibrant, welcoming office.
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  • Optometry
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Pediatric Optometry
  • Sports Vision

Board Certifications

Dr. Cazares does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • Corneal Scar
  • Dilatation
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Strain
  • Eye Trauma
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Hazy Vision
  • Low Vision
  • Nearsightedness
  • Presbyopia
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Retinopathy
  • Stye
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Watering Eyes


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  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Prism Lenses
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • University Of Louisiana At Lafayette
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2007
  • University of Houston / College of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • Bridgebuilders Dallas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Plano Eye Associates-East
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Patient Comments (1)
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I had a very good Experience, the Dr.& staff were very friendly... they made my very first eye exam very comfortable!!!
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Dr. Cazares accepts 25 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Always Care Benefits
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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