Dr. Sylvia L Hargrave MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Sylvia Hargrave is an ophthalmologist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with Methodist Dallas Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Hargrave accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 5 doctors at Methodist Dallas Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology. She also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and Swedish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology, Anterior Segment Related, Cataract Related, Cornea & External Disease

Clinical Interests: Cataract, Cataract Extraction, Cornea, Corneal Transplantation, Corneal Diseases, Glaucoma, Diabetes Complications

Hospital Affiliation

Methodist Dallas Medical Center

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Swedish

Education & Medical Training

UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1991–1994

Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1990–1991

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1994–1996

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 17 years in Ophthalmology

OK State Medical License
Active through 2015

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Fate of MHC-matched corneal allografts in Th1-deficient hosts.
Hargrave, S.L., Hay, C., Mellon, J., Mayhew, E., Niederkorn, J.Y.

Effect of alloantibodies on corneal allograft survival.
Hegde, S., Mellon, J.K., Hargrave, S.L., Niederkorn, J.Y.

Possible role of the vitamin E solubilizer in topical diclofenac on matrix metalloproteinase expression in corneal melting: an analysis of postoperative keratolysis.
Hargrave, S.L., Jung, J.C., Fini, M.E., Gelender, H., Cather, C., Guidera, A., Udell, I., Fisher, S., Jester, J.V., Bowman, R.W., McCulley, J.P., Cavanagh, H.D.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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