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David D. Bryan, MD

Dr. David D. Bryan, MD


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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

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About Me

Dr. Bryan is a Shreveport native and a graduate of LSU. He graduated from LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport and completed his internship as well as his ophthalmology residency at the hospital there. He also completed a year of training in vitreo-retinal diseases and surgery.

In 2010, Dr. Bryan joined WK Eye Institute where he specializes in cataract and refractive surgery as also offers general eye care. Dr. Bryan performs cataract surgery at the WK Portico Ambulatory Surgery Center, part of the WK Pierremont Health Center, and at WK Eye Surgery Center located at WK Eye Institute - North on the campus of Willis-Knighton Medical Center. He offers LASIK at the WK Refractive Surgery Center, also located in WK Eye Institute, to assure that his patients receive the latest advancements in femtosecond technology, FS200 Aqua laser and the Allegretto WaveLight laser.

Dr. Bryan is board certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and is a member of the Shreveport Medical Society, Louisiana State Medical Society, Tri-State Ophthalmology Society, Louisiana Ophthalmology Society and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Bryan has been married to his wife, Laura, for over 40 years. They are parents of three children.



  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1978)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1975)
  • Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine (1974)
  • University: Louisiana State University (1970)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Opthalmology: Ophthalmology

Insurance Accepted

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AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
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)
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana Choice PPO
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
People’s Health

Conditions Treated

Corneal Ulcer
Retinal Vein Occlusion
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Hypotony of Eye
Lazy Eye
Macular Edema
Diabetic Cataracts
Retinal Ischemia
Corneal Diseases
Corneal Erosion
Eye Infections
Tear Duct Disorders
Optic Neuritis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Macular Hole
Ocular Hypertension
Eyelid Disorders
Bell's Palsy
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Autoimmune Diseases
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Senile Cataracts
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Diabetic Retinopathy
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Retinal Cysts
Thyroid Disease
Benign Tumor
Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
Vascular Disease
Progressive High Myopia
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Contusion of the Eyeball
Sjögren's Syndrome
Brain Disorders
Retina Diseases
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Dry Eyes
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Visual Field Defects
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Open Globe Injuries
Eyelid Laceration

Procedures Performed

Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Glaucoma Laser
Ocular Prosthetics
Glaucoma Surgery
Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Contact Lens Fitting Services
Excision of Chalazion
Excision of Eyelid Lesions
YAG/SLT/Vitreolysis Laser
Dry Eye Treatment
Comprehensive Eye Exams
Routine Eye Exams
Glasses and Contacts Fitting