Dr. Badrudin Kurwa, MD

Dr. Badrudin Kurwa, MD

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Age 68
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Dr. Badrudin Kurwa, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Arcadia, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Birmingham in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment surgery, and more.

7 W Foothill Blvd Ste 200

Arcadia, CA 91006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Kurwa'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. Kurwa "Excellence in eye care, elegance in eye wear. Practicing in the San Gabriel Valley for 30 years, Board Certified, Fellow of American College of Surgeons, Diplomate of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Past Assistant Professor USC Doheny Eye Institute, Past Assistant Professor University of Texas, Galveston. 4 Registered patents for innovative cutting edge eye surgery techniques. We offer full service eye medical and surgical care with over 20 years experience in Lasik Eye Surgery."

8  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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31  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conductive Keratoplasty (CK)
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • No-Stitch Corneal Transplantation (DLEK)
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • Oxford
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • University Of Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • St Josephs Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Hopsital Of Jacksonville, Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Assistant Professor, University Of Southern California, Doheny Eye Institute
    Other Education | Completed 2001
  • Assistant Professor, University Of Texas, Galveston
    Other Education | Completed 1985
  • Diplomate American Board Of Ophthalmology
    Other Education | Completed 1982
  • Fellow American College Of Surgeons
    Other Education | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kurwa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kurwa's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kurwa to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kurwa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (2)

Great eye clinic, good results and very professional staff.
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