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About Dr. Gilberto Aguirre
Dr. Gilberto Aguirre, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX, with other offices in San Antonio, TX and Houston, TX . He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Aguirre is affiliated with Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital, Nix Specialty Center and Methodist Mansfield Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Gilberto Aguirre has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
- Lasik Surgery
- Eye Exam
- Macular Degeneration
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Eye Pain
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Vision Issues
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Dr. Aguirre is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
46 Years Experience
University Of Texas Medical Branch School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1972
Memorial Hermann Healthcare System
Dr. Gilberto Aguirre accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana National HMO
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
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