Dr. Azadeh Khatibi, MD

Dr. Azadeh Khatibi, MD

Cataract Surgery  ·  
Dr. Azadeh Khatibi, MD is a cataract surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA. She graduated from Ucsf Medical Center and specializes in cataract surgery and ophthalmology.

1515 N Vermont Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Eye Surgery
more than 70% of peers
Visual Field Defects
more than 57% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
more than 40% of peers

Dr. Khatibi'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. Khatibi "Dr. Khatibi is a highly skilled clinician, surgeon and educator. From a family of smart women in the medical field, she was interested in eyes from early childhood.Dr. Khatibi is one of a select group of retina specialists skillful in treating adults and children. Her clinical expertise includes macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinopathy of prematurity, epiretinal membranes, primary and complex retinal detachments, primary recurrent macular holes and uveitis."

2  Specialties

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Khatibi does not have any board certifications listed.

39  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Disease
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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7  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • 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.


  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of California At Berkeley / School Of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Highland Hosp-U Rochester
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California, Irvine Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Khatibi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Khatibi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Khatibi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Khatibi to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Khatibi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Azadeh Khatibi was a retina specialist. I went in for macular pucker treatment in my eye. My retina ended up detaching with this doctor, not once, but twice. The doctor then went on leave. I tried to contact Kaiser Permanente about the issue but the send me in multiple directions. I left Kaiser...more
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Dr. K was straight and on point. She explained in detail what was going on with my eyes and took extra time to show me my exam results. It was a fine experience and I would have no issue whatsoever seeing her again.
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