Dr. Silvia D. Orengo-Nania MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Silvia Orengo-Nania is an ophthalmologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Orengo-Nania accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 33 doctors at Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1988–1991

Baylor College of Medicine
Internship, Transitional Year, 1987–1988

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Topical silver nanoparticles result in improved bleb function by increasing filtration and reducing fibrosis in a rabbit model of filtration surgery.
Butler, M. R.,Prospero Ponce, C. M.,Weinstock, Y. E.,Orengo-Nania, S.,Chevez-Barrios, P.,Frankfort, B. J.

Bilateral optic disk edema caused by sarcoidosis mimicking pseudotumor cerebri.
Pelton, R. W., Lee, A. G., Orengo-Nania, S. D., Patrinely, J. R.

The PCP's role in chronic open-angle glaucoma.
Lin, A. P., Orengo-Nania, S., Braun, U. K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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