Dr. Ashkan Pirouz, MD

Dr. Ashkan Pirouz, MD

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Dr. Ashkan Pirouz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fullerton, CA. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and specializes in ophthalmology.

301 W Bastanchury Rd Ste 285

Fullerton, CA 92835

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Doctors of Orange County (ADOC)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Cigna
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
very high
more than 95% of peers
Retinal Dystrophy
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pirouz "Within our state-of-the-art office facilities, Dr. Pirouz combines his advanced skill and compassionate care with the latest techniques to diagnose and treat a wide range of retinal and other ophthalmic conditions. Patient safety and comfort are among our top priorities, which is why we strive to provide a welcoming office environment and are always available to address any questions or concerns you may have."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Degeneration - Nanophthalmos - Glaucoma
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Disinsertion Syndrome
  • Retinal Dysplasia, X - Linked
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Telangiectasia and Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa - Deafness - Mental Retardation - Hypogonadism
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa - Mental Retardation - Deafness
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa 1
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa 27
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa 29
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa Deafness Hypogenitalism
  • Retinitis Punctata Albescens
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinohepatoendocrinologic Syndrome
  • Retinopathic Oxygen Toxicity
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy - Anemia - CNS Anomalies
  • Retinopathy - Aplastic Anemia - Neurological Abnormalities
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinopathy, Arteriosclerotic
  • Retinopathy, Pigmentary - Mental Retardation
  • Retinoschisis
  • Retinoschisis of Fovea
  • Retinoschisis, Autosomal Dominant
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Photocoagulation
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Scleral Reinforcement 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

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Uci Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Uci Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Dr. Henry and Lilian Nesburn Award :The best research paper by an ophthalmology resident. Los Angeles Ophthalmology Society,, 2008
  • Peter D. Olch Award: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD, 2005
  • Chief Resident :Gavin S. Herbert Eye Institute. University of California, Irvine; School of Medicine, CA, 2008
  • Resident Research Award: Gavin S. Herbert Eye Institute. University of California, Irvine; School of Medicine, CA, 2008
  • Summa Cum Laude: UCLA, CA, 2001
  • Starr E. Shulman MPA Award, California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, 2009
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pirouz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pirouz to family and friends
4.4
based on 10 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pirouz'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Yorba Linda, CA
For many years, I was going to UCLA for my eye condition. I was referred to Dr. Pirouz about four years ago, and have been going there ever since. Dr. Pirouz is one of the best Retina Specialists that I have been examined by.
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