Wagih A Satar, MD Ophthalmology

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Ophthalmology Princeton, IN

About Dr. Wagih A Satar MD

Dr. Wagih A Satar, MD is a doctor primarily located in Princeton, IN, with other offices in Olney, IL and Olney, IL. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology.


Dr. Wagih A Satar has 3 locations

Get Directions Eye Center Of Southwest Indiana 2020 Sherman Dr Princeton, IN 47670
Get Directions Richland Memorial Hospital 800 E Locust St Olney, IL 62450
Get Directions Dr. Wagih A Satar 800 E Locust St Olney, IL 62450


Dr. Wagih A Satar 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. Wagih A Satar has the following 11 expertise

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Pain
  • Eye Exam
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Vision Issues
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Blindness
  • Laser Surgery
  • Cataract


45 Years Experience

St Louis Connect Care


University Of Cairo Faculty Of Medicine

Graduated in 1975

Dr. Wagih A Satar Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    • Anthem IN Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA HIX
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Alliance
    • Health Alliance HMO/POS
    • Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Indiana University
  • SIHO Insurance Services
    • SIHO Network
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Wagih A Satar

Born to an Egyptian father and an Italian mother, in Alexandria of Egypt. Dr. Satar grew up in Cairo where his dad was stationed. Dr. Satar graduated from Cairo University School of Medicine in Cairo Egypt. where he also completed his Internship. He completed a year of general medicine at Capitol Hill Hospital in Washington, D.C. He then finished his residency in Ophthalmology in St Louis, Missouri,That included one year as Chief resident. Highly educated and committed to staying on the cutting-edge of the latest advancements in ophthalmology. Dr. Satar maintains memberships with several prestigious organizations, including: American Academy of Ophthalmology American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Dr. Satar is licensed to practice medicine in Indiana,Illinois, Missouri , Kentucky, West Virginia, Florida and Tennessee. He has hospital affiliations with a number of hospitals in Indiana and Illinois as well as Ambulatory surgery centers. This allows him to perform surgery locally for patient's convenience. *Gibson General Hospital in Princeton, IN *Eyecare Consultants Surgery Center in Evansville, IN. *Regional Hospital in in Terre Haute, IN *St Vincent Surgery Center in Terre Haute, IN *Union Hospital in Terre Haute and Clinton, IN *Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville, IL *Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney, IL *Crossroad Community Hospital, Mt Vernon, IL *Crawford Memorial Hospital in Robinson, IL His professional interests include refractive cataract surgery, project development and business ventures.Dr. Satar has performed thousands of cataract and laser surgeries.Some of his project developments and business ventures have included his involvement in the development of the non for profit Gibson County Youth Soccer complex over forty acres of land and the development of the Princeton Ambulatory Surgery Center west of Gibson General Hospital. Dr. Satar has devoted some time for the community. He served as a board member of Gibson County Youth Soccer, where he served as it's president from 2000 to 2004. He also served as a board member at Gibson General Hospital, Gibson County Chamber of Commerce, Gibson County Economic Development Corp. and Southwestern Indiana economic development Corp. Dr. Satar is fluent in English, Arabic and Italian. During his leisure, he enjoys traveling and listening to music. He is the proud father of three children: Susan, Deana and Adam.

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