Dr. Frank Anthony Spellman MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Frank Spellman is an ophthalmologist in Washington, District of Columbia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Howard University Hospital and MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Spellman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Howard University Hospital and one of 74 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center (Oakland CA)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1978

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1982 - 1983

UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

ME State Medical License
Active through 2013

ND State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Sequential occlusion of the central retinal artery and posterior ciliary artery in a patient with diabetes mellitus.
Phillips, W. B., Spellman, F. A.

An alternative technique of local anesthesia for vitreoretinal surgery.
Friedberg, M. A., Spellman, F. A., Pilkerton, A. R., Perraut, L. E., Stephens, R. F.

Dermatitis herpetiformis: a multi-system disease confirmed with scanning electron microscopy of the jejunum.
Sturzenberger, J. W., Spellman, F. A., Smith, K. E., Cuprak, L. J., Bayer, R. C.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • 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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