Austin T. Lash, MD

Austin Lash, MD

Ophthalmologist at EyeCare Associates of East TexasAccepting new patients?Yes

About Dr. Austin Lash

Austin Lash, MD, is a native of Shreveport, Louisiana. After graduating with highest honors from Louisiana Tech University with a Bachelor of Science in Animal Biology and a minor in Chemistry, he returned home to complete medical school at Louisiana State University Medical Center. Dr. Lash served his intern year at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Austin Texas where he met and married his wife before returning to Shreveport to complete a residency in Ophthalmology.

Dr. Lash then underwent a Cornea and Anterior Segment fellowship at University of Texas Southwest Medical Center in Dallas to further specialize in complex cataract surgery, corneal and endothelial transplantation, corneal disease management, anterior segment reconstruction, and laser refractive surgery. Dr. Lash's interests outside of his family include physical fitness, spending time outdoors, and working in his wood shop.

Hours of Operation:

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Bachelor of Science in Animal Biology and a minor in Chemistry, Louisiana Tech University

Medical degree from Louisiana State University Medical Center

Internship at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Residency at Louisiana State University Health Science Center

Corneal fellowship at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Memberships and Affiliations

American Board of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Texas Medical Association

Texas Ophthalmological Association

Payments Accepted

  • Check
  • Cash
  • Major Credit Cards
  • CareCredit

Accepted Insurances

AARP Medicare Advantage from United Healthcare logo
Aetna vision insurance logo
Blue Cross Blue Shield vision medical insurance logo
Cigna health insurance vision insurance logo
Humana logo
Spectera Logo
Superior Vision commercial insurance logo vision
Tricare vision insurance medical insurance logo
United Healthcare logo
  • AARP Medicare Advantage
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare