Dr. David Wallace, MD

Dr. David Wallace, MD

Cornea & Refractive Surgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. David Wallace, MD is a cornea & refractive surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in cornea & refractive surgery and cataract surgery.

11600 Wilshire Blvd Ste 200

Los Angeles, CA 90025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wallace's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Eye Infections
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wallace treats Eye Infections more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Wallace treats this condition more than 34% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wallace treats Eyelid Disorders more than 31% of his peers

Dr. Wallace treats this condition more than 31% of his peers

Retina Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wallace treats Retina Diseases more than 7% of his peers

Dr. Wallace treats this condition more than 7% of his peers

Dr. Wallace's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Anterior Vitrectomy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Astigmatism
Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Benign Tumor
Brain Disorders
Cataract Removal Surgery
Cataract Surgery Complications
Cataract, Anterior Polar, Dominant
Cataract, Congenital Nuclear, Autosomal Recessive 1
Cataract, Congenital, With Microcornea or Slight Microphthalmia
Cataract, Crystalline Aculeiform or Frosted
Cataract, Crystalline Coralliform
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 1
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 2
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 3
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 4
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 5
Cataract, Zonular
Cornea Surgery
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Diseases
Corneal Erosion
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Dry Eyes
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eye Strain
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Disorders
Farsightedness
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Keratoconus
Keratoconus Posticus Circumscriptus
LASIK
Myopia, Type 6
Nearsightedness
Ocular Hypertension
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Pterygium Surgery
Retina Diseases
Senile Cataracts
Severe Myopia
Tear Duct Disorders
Ulcer
Vascular Disease
YAG Laser Capsulotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Wallace is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in LASIK, cataract surgery, lens implants and other methods of vision correction. He is a firm believer in and advocate for public accountability of professionals including doctors and sur...

Specialties

  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1983
Usc Med Center
Residency Hospital
1980
Doheny Eye Fdn
Fellowship Hospital
1979
UCLA Harbor Med Center
Residency Hospital
1978
UCLA Harbor Med Center
Internship Hospital
1977
University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1973
University Of California At San Diego
Undergraduate School
1983
1980
1979
1978
1977
1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Visx award for "Most Educational Website", 2004
  • Regent's Scholar, University of California, 1977
  • Alcon LADAR "Centurion Surgeon" award, 2006

Media & Publications

Dr. Wallace's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wallace

4.7

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
4.166666666666667%
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Every single staff member was super nice and attentive and the doctors were wonderful and willing to take the time to answer every question and concern. I am glad I made the decsion to come here and would recommend it to anyone interested in having laser eye surgery. They went above and beyond!
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Dr. Wallace and the entire team at LA Sight is incredible. My husband and I just completed our LASIK surgery yesterday, and today have perfect vision. Apart from the stellar results, the team made me feel extremely comfortable the whole time. They were easy to work with, kind, and accommodated our...Read More
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When one doctor (who you trust) refers you to another doctor, that's a pretty good start. Which is how I came across Dr Wallace. From the moment I walked into their office, and spoke with the front-desk staff, I had a great feeling about the place. During the exam, Dr Wallace explained the...Read More
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I perceived Dr Wallace as having a good sense of humor and a very professional demeanor. I'm overall very impressed with the level of care and service that his clinic offers. The price of lasik was amazingly affordable (compared to other local providers), and still the consultation office was very...Read More
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LA Sight was better than I imagined. I'd wanted to get Lasik for years, and I finally decided it was time. I was very anxious and nervous about the procedure, but the amazing staff put me at ease. Everything was done efficiently and professionally. I could see from the moment the procedure was...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
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