Dr. David Kamen, MD

Dr. David Kamen, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. David Kamen, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Downstate Medical Center and specializes in ophthalmology.

8500 Wilshire Blvd Ste 926

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Kamen'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. Kamen "Kamen Eye Surgery provides Advanced Eye Care with Old Fashioned Personal Attention."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kamen does not have any board certifications listed.

61  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Asthma
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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40  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Astigmatic Keratotomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Clear Lens Surgery to Correct Near and Far Vision Simultaneous
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Oculoplastics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Testing
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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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

  • Downstate Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Staten Island University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Beraja Medical Institute, Fellowship In Anterior Segment Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • AMERCIA'S TOP OPHTHALMOLOGIST IN THE FIELD OF CATARACT SURGERY, 2004-2005
Media & Publications
  • RADIO PROGRAMS, 2001-2010
  • RADIO 870, 2012
  • DISCUSSION WITH THE EXPERTS, 2003-2005

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kamen's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kamen to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kamen'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

When you want the best in eye care. It is difficult to find a physician who you can trust and that doesn't perform any unnecessary procedures. With Dr. David Kamen, I know that I am in good hands. He is professional, experienced, trustworthy and friendly. Thanks to him, my eyes are feeling good....more
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My insurance company covers dilation during routine exams, but since Dr. Kamen doesn't do dilation during routine exams and I needed dilation to see what was causing a floater I had to pay an additional $150. I was scammed.
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I really doubt Dr. Kamen's skill. He seems lost without the various machines when testing your eyes. An expert eye doctor works freely without the machines to get a really fine-tuned, precise prescription. At one point, I even needed to remind Kamen to change the card - that after 3 times of...more
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