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Ashley Sipes, MD

Dr. Ashley Sipes, MD

Ophthalmology

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

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About Me

Caring for eyes comes naturally to Dr. Sipes, whose parents both practiced ophthalmology. In addition to practicing traditional ophthalmology, she has a special interest in cosmetic eye procedures. She performs surgery at the WK Eye Surgery Center. She had her husband, Richard, also a physician, have three children. 

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Education

  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (2005)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (2002)
  • Medical School: LSU - Shreveport (2001)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Opthalmology: Ophthalmology

Insurance Accepted

Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Gilsbar
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana
Humana Choice PPO
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue

Conditions Treated

Brain Disorders
Keratitis
Paralytic Strabismus
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Eye Cancer
Migraine
Iridocyclitis
Diabetic Retinopathy
Pterygium
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Diseases
Senile Cataracts
Chorioretinal Scars
Esophoria
Ocular Hypertension
Benign Tumor
Anisocoria
Nearsightedness
Retinal Hemorrhage
Vascular Disease
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Hyphema
Corneal Ulcer
Trichiasis
Thyroid Disease
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Diabetic Cataracts
Sarcoidosis
Astigmatism
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Blepharitis
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Headache
Lazy Eye
Retina Diseases
Glaucoma
Heterophoria
Chalazion
Floaters
Bell's Palsy
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Ectropion of Eyelid
Autoimmune Diseases
Pinguecula
Eyelid Disorders
Visual Field Defects
Temporal Arteritis
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Dry Eyes
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Retinal Neovascularization
Stye
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Optic Neuritis
Macular Edema
Diplopia
Eye Infections
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Cataract
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Entropion
Eyelid Spasm

Procedures Performed

Cataract Removal Surgery
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Eyelid Surgery
Canthotomy
Blepharoplasty
Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Excision of Chalazion
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma Surgery
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
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