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Dr. Robert W Mason, MD

Ophthalmology
Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (12 other locations)
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About Dr. Robert W Mason MD

Dr. Robert W Mason, MD is a doctor primarily located in Baton Rouge, LA, with other offices in Gulf Breeze, FL and Pensacola, FL(and 11 other locations). He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology.

Locations

Dr. Robert W Mason has 13 locations

Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 10202 Jefferson Hwy Ste D Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Center For Sight 3577 Gulf Breeze Pkwy Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Center For Sight 6190 N Davis Hwy Pensacola, FL 32504
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Center For Sight 4427 Highway 90 Pace, FL 32571
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Vision America Of Birmingham 250 State Farm Pkwy Birmingham, AL 35209
Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 604 W 13th Ave Covington, LA 70433
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 1501 Derek Dr Ste A Hammond, LA 70403
Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 17170 S I 12 Service Rd Hammond, LA 70403
Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 2421 Church St Zachary, LA 70791
Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 230 Roberts Dr Ste J New Roads, LA 70760
Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 1110 DOCTOR AC TERRENCE BLVD OPELOUSAS, LA 70570
Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 217 BREVARD CT ALEXANDRIA, LA 71303
Retina And Vitreous Of Louisiana 7855 HOWELL PLACE BLVD BATON ROUGE, LA 70807 ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Robert W Mason has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

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.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Robert W Mason has the following 11 expertise

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Pain
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Vision Issues
  • Retina Surgery
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Eye Exam

Education

25 Years Experience

Columbia University College Of Physicians & Surgeons

Graduated in 1996

Dr. Robert W Mason Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Robert W Mason

Dr. Robert Mason is a fellowship-trained and board-certified ophthalmologist sub-specializing in medical and surgical treatment of conditions affecting the retina and vitreous, including diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. With a dual fellowship in cornea and external disease, Dr. Mason brings a unique perspective and versatility of practice to his patients and colleagues. Dr. Mason is the recipient of several awards including a grant for the research of age-related macular degeneration. Additionally, he was the first fellow selected for St. John's Ophthalmic Hospital's cornea fellowship in the Middle East where he provided indigent care to the underserved for six months. His other achievements include numerous academic honors. Over the past 15 years Dr. Mason has participated in several medical research projects. Some of his notable experience includes co-investigating two national clinical trials on break-through medications for treatment of age-related macular degeneration and blood vessel diseases of the eye. He also participated in revolutionary retinal transplant research as well as glaucoma research. his leadership in medical research, Dr. Mason has provided lectures to doctors on a variety of topics and was a course instructor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Mason served as one of two ophthalmologists in a major North Carolina practice where he developed a co-managing relationship with more than 100 optometrists. Dr. Mason is a member of the American Society of Retinal Surgeons, the American Ophthalmology Association, the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the American Medical Association, and other professional organizations. Dr. Mason earned his undergraduate degree from The University of Oklahoma. He then obtained his medical education at the prestigious Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York. Dr. Mason's internship and residency were both completed at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas. He also completed two fellowships for additional specialized training in Vitreoretinal Medicine from South Texas Retina Consultants as well as Cornea and External Disease from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Mason brings his wealth of experience and dedication to compassionate patient care to patients throughout the area, including those seeking retina services in Jasper.

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