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About Dr. Tanuj Nakra
Dr. Tanuj Nakra, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Austin, TX. He has 17 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Nakra is affiliated with University Medical Center Brackenridge and St Davids Medical Center. Dr. Nakra has received 4 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Tanuj Nakra 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.
- Macular Degeneration
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Liposuction (Lipectomy)
- Vision Issues
- Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
- Wounds and Injuries
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Cosmetic Surgery (Aesthetic Procedures)
- Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
- Graves Disease (Thyroid Eye Disease)
- Nose Job (Rhinoplasty)
- Eye Exam
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2015)
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On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2015, 2014)
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Patients' Choice Award (2016)
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Dr. Nakra is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
17 Years Experience
Rush Medical College Of Rush University Medical Center
Graduated in 2001
Dr. Tanuj Nakra accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- FirstCare PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana National HMO
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
Scott and White
- Scott and White PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Locations & DirectionsTexas Oculoplastic Consultants, 3705 Medical Pkwy Ste 120, Austin, TX
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