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3900 Essex Ln #101, Houston, TX 77027, USA


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Dr. Stephen G. Slade

Ophthalmologist

Houston, TX


In-network insurances:

20/20 Eyecare Plan, AARP, APWU, Accountable Health Plan of Ohio, Aetna, American Republic Insurance Company, Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Assurant, Beech, Champva, Care Improvement Plus, CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Healthcare, Cigna, Consolidated Health Plans, Coventry Health Care, First Health, GWH-Cigna, HealthNet, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, Highmark Blue Shield, Humana, Medicare, Memorial Hermann, Moda Health, Multiplan, POMCO, Palmetto GBA, Sierra Health and Life, Standard Life and Accident Insurance Company, Tufts Health Plan, US Health Group

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Voro score

75% recommended

6 out of 8 patients recommend this doctor after their visit.

Other reviews

Zocdoc

4.7(8)

Approach

Stephen Slade attended Tulane University and the University of Texas at Austin graduating summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa. He then attended the University of Texas Medical School with a final, elective year spent at Guy’s Hospital, London, He completed a residency at the LSU Eye Center in New Orleans and fellowships in corneal surgery at Baylor University at the Texas Medical Center and Project ORBIS, NY, NY. Dr. Slade performed the first LASIK in the US. He was also the first US surgeon to implant the Crystalens, presbyopia implants and to perform Laser Cataract Surgery. He has the nation’s longest experience in Femtosecond Laser LASIK as well. Dr. Slade is considered a “surgeon’s surgeon”; over 450 of his fellow eye surgeons have chosen him for their own eye surgery. He has written 9 textbooks and presented 18 named lectures along with numerous published papers, presentations and book chapters. The American Academy of Ophthalmology selected Dr. Slade for the 2007 Barraquer Award and Lecture, the top award in Refractive Surgery. Dr. Slade was also selected, by his peers, as a “Texas Super Doctor”, Beckers “Top US Doctors” and “Best Doctors in America”. Dr. Slade has been featured on CBS, NBC, ABC, CNN, PBS and the Emmy Award winning PBS documentary “20/10 by 2010?” narrated by Walter Chronkite. He currently is founder of Slade and Baker Vision in Houston, Texas as well as the Chairman of ACOS, the American/ European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery.

Biography

Educations

University of Texas, MD

Certifications

Ophthalmology

Trainings

Louisiana State University (residency)

Wait time

Patients typically are seen right away.

Bedside manner

Patients say this doctor has excellent bedside manner.

Reviews (8)
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Roger R.Feb 25
 Isn't sure about this doctor
Wait time: More than 30 minutes
Bedside manner: Unsatisfactory

How was your experience with the doctor?From what I can tell; he overbooks...I am not gonna wait an hour again...
 Recommends this doctor
Wait time: Less than 15 minutes
Bedside manner: Excellent

How was your experience with the doctor?Excellent Dr.
 Recommends this doctor
Wait time: Less than 15 minutes
Bedside manner: Excellent

How was your experience with the doctor?friendly staff, they were very helpful, didn't make me feel like I was a number, I felt safe & knew everything was going to be okay.
 Recommends this doctor
Wait time: Right away
Bedside manner: Excellent

How was your experience with the doctor?Dr. Slade was very thorough and my surgery went very well. I have the upmost confidence in Dr. Slade and I will recommend him to all of my friends and family.
 Recommends this doctor
Wait time: Right away
Bedside manner: Excellent

How was your experience with the doctor?Dr. Slade and his staff were very friendly. He was very knowledgeable and answered all my questions.
 Isn't sure about this doctor
Wait time: Right away
Bedside manner: Excellent

How was your experience with the doctor?Very good service, good facilities/equipment. A bit expensive.
Serge N.Jan 15
 Recommends this doctor
Wait time: Right away
Bedside manner: Excellent
AnonymousNov 21
 Recommends this doctor
Wait time: Right away
Bedside manner: Excellent