Dr. Anthony Villanueva, MD

Dr. Anthony Villanueva, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Anthony Villanueva, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Daly City, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery in 1973 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

901 Campus Dr Ste 203

Daly City, CA 94015

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 93% of peers
more than 74% of peers
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis


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14  Procedures

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.


  • University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Albert Einstein Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jewish Hospital Of Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tx Tech University Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Wi Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Villanueva has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Villanueva's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Villanueva to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Villanueva's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I recently had cataract surgery on both my eyes including having ReStor multifocal implants. Dr. Villanueva performed an excellent surgery for both eyes. No pain, no discomfort and most of all, I went from extreme bear-sightedness to 97%+ eyesight and no corrective lens needed! It's amazing and I...more
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Our entire family & extended families are all patients of Dr. Anthony VILLANUEVA. For us, he is one of the best eye doctors. Not only is he very competent, he is very professional, courteous, kind & has a pleasant personality - always smiling. We highly recommend him.
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Fr. Anthony Villanueva is an outstanding eye doctor/ophthalmologist. He has been my eye doctor for over fourteen years now and he always gave the best care to me and the other patients I know who were/are my parishioners as well as to my priest classmate. He always make sure that I have my six...more
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Dr. Villanueva has provided the best care for my eyes. He is very knowledgeable, honest, and caring. I only choose the best doctors to oversee my care, and he is the one ophtlamologist I will stick to seeing!
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Dr. Anthony Villanueva is a very professional, kind-hearted doctor. I have been a patient of his for as long as I can remember. He has always given my family and me the best treatment. When I was younger, I had a lazy eye and blurry vision. Luckily, Dr. Villanueva was able to treat my...more
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