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Dr. Christopher Shelby, MD

Ophthalmology*
5.0 (245)
Map Pin Small Shreveport, LA
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Christopher Shelby, MD

Dr. Christopher Shelby, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Shreveport, LA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport School of Medicine and is affiliated with Willis-Knighton Medical Center and WK Pierremont Health Center. Dr. Shelby, completed a residency at LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Shelby an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Shelby works at WK Eye Institute Pierremont in Shreveport, LA. They frequently treat conditions like All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Diabetic Cataracts and Corneal Erosion along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shelby's Office Locations

  1. 1
    WK Eye Institute Pierremont
    7607 Youree Dr, Shreveport, LA 71105 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 212-3937
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    WK Eye Institute North
    2611 Greenwood Rd Ste Bste, Shreveport, LA 71103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 212-2020

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Willis-Knighton Medical Center
  • WK Pierremont Health Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Diabetic Cataracts
Corneal Erosion

Treatment frequency



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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Diabetic Cataracts
Corneal Erosion
Cataract
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Senile Cataracts
Cataract Removal Surgery
Astigmatism
Bell's Palsy
Blepharitis
Corneal Diseases
Dry Eyes
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Eyelid Disorders
Floaters
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Glaucoma
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Keratoconus
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Optic Neuritis
Pterygium
Tear Duct Disorders
Dilation of Outflow Canal
Pterygium Surgery
Tear Duct Surgery
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Anisocoria
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Benign Tumor
Blindness
Blocked Tear Duct
Brain Disorders
Cancer
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Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chalazion
Chorioretinal Scars
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Dacryoadenitis
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Endophthalmitis
Esophoria
Esotropia
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Graves' Disease
Heterophoria
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Iridocyclitis
Keratitis
Lazy Eye
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Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Marfan Syndrome
Nearsightedness
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Nystagmus
Ocular Hypertension
Ophthalmoplegic Migraine
Pinguecula
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Presbyopia
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Retina Diseases
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Sarcoidosis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Stye
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Temporal Arteritis
Thyroid Disease
Trichiasis
Ulcer
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Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vascular Disease
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Conjunctivoplasty
Cornea Surgery
Corneal Tattooing
Glaucoma Surgery
Intracorneal Ring (ICR)
LASIK
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Ocular Prosthetics
Repair of Eye Laceration
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    • Aetna
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    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
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    • Coventry Health Care
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    • Gilsbar 360
    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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    • Medicare
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
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    4 Star
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    2 Star
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    About Dr. Christopher Shelby, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1861424228
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport School of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport School of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Christopher Shelby, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Shelby is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Shelby has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Shelby works at WK Eye Institute Pierremont in Shreveport, LA. View the full address on Dr. Shelby’s profile.

    Dr. Shelby has seen patients for All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Diabetic Cataracts and Corneal Erosion, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shelby on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    245 patients have reviewed Dr. Shelby. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shelby.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Shelby, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Shelby appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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