Dr. Carlton Yuen, MD

Dr. Carlton Yuen, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Carlton Yuen, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1029 Kapahulu Ave Ste 502

Honolulu, HI 96816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 84% of peers
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
normal
more than 72% of peers
Hypertropia
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Yuen'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. Yuen "Dr. Yuen strives to serve the community, you and your family, as a member of our own family. He is committed to deliever care and compassion with high quality vision solutions and excellent customer service."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

56  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Solar Retinopathy
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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19  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Collagen Injection
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Oculoplastics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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, Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • James Merritt, MD Oculoplastics Training
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Children's Miracle Network Research Grant, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, 1998
  • Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, 1998-1999
  • Highest Honors, Biochemistry, Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Los Angeles, 1996
  • Outstanding and Dedicated Community Service Award, Paul Hom Asian Clinic, 1998-1999
  • Morton Levitt Research Fellow, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, 1998
  • Letter of Commendation, State of California, 2002
  • Thz Pho Farm Scholarship in Medicine, 1998-2000
  • Golden Key National Honor Society, University of California, Los Angeles, 1993-1996
  • Dr. Hans and Clara Zimmerman Foundation Health Scholarship, 1998-2000
  • Merck Index Award for Excellence in Chemistry, University of California Los Angeles, 1996
  • Letters and Science Honors College, University of California, Los Angeles, 1992-1996
  • Summa Cum Laude, University of California, Los Angeles, 1996
Media & Publications

Dr. Yuen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yuen's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yuen to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Yuen'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)

I had a great first time experience with Dr Yuen and his staff. My insurance was going to lapse in ten days when I found a cyst in my eyelid. They were able to get me in to take care of it prior. They were so professional and nice. I totally recommend Dr Yuen and his staff !!
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