Dr. Arvind Neelakantan MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Arvind Neelakantan is an ophthalmologist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. He received his medical degree from Topiwala National Medical College and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Neelakantan accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Anterior Segment Related, Cataract Related, Glaucoma Related

Education & Medical Training

University of Florida
Residency, General Surgery, 2002–2003

University of Florida
Residency, Ophthalmology, 2003–2006

Topiwala National Medical College
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Diagnostic Performance of Optical Coherence Tomography Ganglion Cell-Inner Plexiform Layer Thickness Measurements in Early Glaucoma.
Mwanza, J. C.,Budenz, D. L.,Godfrey, D. G.,Neelakantan, A.,Sayyad, F. E.,Chang, R. T.,Lee, R. K.

Expression of connective tissue growth factor after glaucoma filtration surgery in a rabbit model.
Esson, D. W., Neelakantan, A., Iyer, S. A., Blalock, T. D., Balasubramanian, L., Grotendorst, G. R., Schultz, G. S., Sherwood, M. B.

Is addition of a third or fourth antiglaucoma medication effective?
Neelakantan, A., Vaishnav, H. D., Iyer, S. A., Sherwood, M. B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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