Dr. Alvaro O'Byrne, MD

Dr. Alvaro O'Byrne, MD

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Dr. Alvaro O'Byrne, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lake Charles, LA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1717 Oak Park Blvd Fl 1

Lake Charles, LA 70601

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 95% of peers
Presbyopia
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease

11  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Wilson Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • La State U Eye Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. O'Byrne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. O'Byrne's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Byrne to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. O'Byrne's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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