Dr. Darin Haivala, MD

Dr. Darin Haivala, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Darin Haivala, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Oklahoma City, OK and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in ophthalmology.

12318 Saint Andrews Dr

Oklahoma City, OK 73120

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 96% of peers
Eye Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers

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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
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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

  • Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Ok College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Haivala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Haivala's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Haivala to family and friends
5.0
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Haivala'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 (2)

in Yukon, OK
Dr. Haivala accepted my case when others refused because of its complicated nature. He performed surgery that saved my eyesight. He is the definition of an outstanding physician and surgeon.
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in Oklahoma City, OK
My husband had an emergency and went to a Opthalmologist in town, when it was decided he needed surgery right away they got him in the next day with Dr Haivala. Dr Haivala was informative, explained everything on how this injury occurred, what needed to be done and the procedure he would do. He...more
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