Dr. Farshid Paydar, MD

Dr. Farshid Paydar, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Farshid Paydar, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Cottonwood, AZ and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from La State Univ in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

401 S Calvary Way Ste D

Cottonwood, AZ 86326

Contact Information

(928) 649-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 96% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Paydar'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

67  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • La State Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Med Coll Wisc/The Eye Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Paydar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Paydar's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paydar to family and friends
15 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Paydar'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Paydar is a most-talented and artistic oculoplastic surgeon — one of the very best in the entire USA! He sculpts with meticulous care to achieve maximum beauty. I am extremely pleased with the results of my upper eyelid surgery. My brown eyes are once again bright and large, and I even look...more
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Nice staff
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Refused to sell over the counter nsaid eye drops without first charging me for an unnecessary office visit. Just another crook trying to get as much money as they can get. I'll be using some coconut oil, colloidal silver, glycerin, and a powdered aspirin to make my own.
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I feel very confident that Dr. Paydar is one of the best. I had gone in for a simple eye exam, but my right eye, which has been surgically altered (RK) way back in the day, and scarred, had a cataract. Dr. Paydar removed the cataract and put a new lens in. Then, I had an eyelid cyst removed and it...more
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