Dr. David Kamen, MD

Dr. David Kamen, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Kamen, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Beverly Hills, CA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

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

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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

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kamen "Kamen Eye Surgery provides Advanced Eye Care with Old Fashioned Personal Attention."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Kamen does not have any board certifications listed.

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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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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Astigmatic Keratotomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Clear Lens Surgery to Correct Near and Far Vision Simultaneous
  • 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

Dr. Kamen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • RADIO PROGRAMS, 2001-2010
  • RADIO 870, 2012
  • DISCUSSION WITH THE EXPERTS, 2003-2005

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kamen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kamen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kamen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kamen to family and friends
4.3
based on 12 total reviews (3 with 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)

in Montebello |
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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in Los Angeles, CA |
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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in Studio City, CA |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kamen accepts 32 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Power Select HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Pathway X Direct Access PPO
    Pathway X Guided Access HMO
    Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
    Basic PPO
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Covered California - Bronze PPO
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
    Individual and Family PPO
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    SmartCare HMO
    WholeCare Network HMO
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • LACare
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Signature
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Kamen has admitting privileges

Beverly Hospital
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Memorial Hospital of Gardena
1145 W Redondo Beach Blvd
Gardena, CA 90247
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Olympia Medical Center
5900 W Olympic Blvd
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