Dr. Amir Guerami, MD

Dr. Amir Guerami, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Amir Guerami, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools in 2005 and specializes in ophthalmology.

16500 Ventura Blvd Ste 250

Encino, CA 91436

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Guerami performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 84% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 81% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
normal
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Guerami's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Guerami "As a vitreoretinal surgeon, I treat a broad range of conditions including age-related macular degeneration to retinal detachments. I strive to provide every patient with the highest quality of care using the latest treatments and technology."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Floaters
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pars Planitis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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12  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Mercy Hosp & Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Maryland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of British Columbia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guerami has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guerami's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guerami to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Guerami's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Excellent surgeon, attentive, great listener, extremely well-trained
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