Dr. Jeffrey Whitman

Ophthalmology
Dallas, TX
44 years experience male

Locations

Office

Dallas, TX

Address

2801 Lemmon Avenue, Suite 400, Dallas, TX
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: 8:00am - 11am
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

TrailBlazers Medicare

Genesis Health

Medicaid

UnitedHealthcare

Office

Dallas, TX

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

620 Answers
4 Agrees
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
44 years experience Ophthalmology
?Retinitis Pigmentos: Some doctors call retinitis pigmentosa night blindness but there are many varieties severity wise. Does not effect the veins, but does effect the pho ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
44 years experience Ophthalmology
Dry Eye: You may have severe dry eye--talk to you eye doctor about punctal plugs for keeping tears in the eye longer and perhaps a mild anti inflammatory for c ... Read More
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1 thank
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
44 years experience Ophthalmology
Tic or nerve: This is usually due to a nerve firing off involuntarily and make the lid "jump". Should go away in 4-7 days but if not, have an eye doctor take a loo ... Read More

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I highly recommend Dr. Whitman. He is a world-wide leader in cataract surgery, and has a fantastic reputation.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Whitman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Whitman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thanks doctor. I had 2 courses of antibiotics to treat pneumonia in jan this year. Is it ok to have more for infected throat?
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He is so small i m scared of surgry. I have taken him to many doctors bt they all suggested me to wear him lenses.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks Dr. Whitman.I saw 2 retinal specialists. None of them did it :(

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas
Graduated 1980MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston
Graduated 1978MD

Medical/Graduate school

Southern Methodist University
Graduated 1976MD

Residency

Scott & White Healthcare

Residency

Parkland Health and Hospital System

Awards

Best Ophthalmologist/Lasik Surgeon in Dallas for 10th year, D Magazine
Texas Super Doctor, Texas Monthly Magazine
Best Ophthalmologist/Lasik Surgeon, D Magazine

Affiliations

American College of Eye Surgeons
Dallas Academy of Ophthalmology
American Medical Association
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