Dr. Zuhair M Shihab, MD



Ophthalmology     -  Texas,  Lubbock

 Overview

Dr. Zuhair M Shihab, MD works in Lubbock, Texas is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated American University Beirut Hospital in 1977. Dr. Shihab is affiliated with Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street and practicing for 45 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Blepharitis
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diverticulitis
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Motor Neuron Disease
  • Multiple Miscarriages
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 45

 State License

  • Texas

 Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


American University Beirut Hospital


Year completed: 1977

Fellowship Hospital


Albany Memorial Hospital

Albany, NY, USA

Albany, NY, USA

Medical School


American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine

BEIRUT, Lebanon
Graduated: 1974

 Awards

1   AMA
2   Association Ao

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 Office Locations



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 Shihab MD

4003 22nd Street
Texas (TX)
Lubbock,
79410

  (806) 792-3400

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Zuhair Shihab MD, 4003 22nd Street, Lubbock, Texas (TX), 79410




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Old Surety Life Insurance CompanyMedicare
  • Old Surety Life Insurance CompanyMedicare MCR
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Preferred PPO
  • UniCare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • USI Affinity

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 Affiliated Hospitals





Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street

3615 19th Street Texas TX, Lubbock, 79410

As our region's largest health system, Covenant Health System believes it is our responsibility to provide the best possible care for every one of the 1.2 million people we serve.Covenant Health System is a member of St. Joseph Health System, one of the most successful not-for-profit health systems ...


 1-888-266-9759



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