Dr. Gary Aguilar, MD

Dr. Gary Aguilar, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
69 y/o
(6)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gary Aguilar, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in San Francisco, CA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

Gary L Aguilar MD Inc

909 Hyde St Ste 530

San Francisco, CA 94109
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Keratitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aguilar "Caring, compassionate, and patient centric care."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Skin Grafts
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • UCLA Harbor Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Stanford Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • UCLA Harbor Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aguilar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aguilar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aguilar to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Aguilar'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)

Manassas, VA |
Excellent service and Honest
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larkspur, ca |
Correction on my previous review. Dr aguil called and apologized. He explained he had some unexpected personal emergencies. All is well.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Aguilar accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Aguilar has admitting privileges

St. Mary's Medical Center
450 Stanyan St
San Francisco, CA 94117
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Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
900 Hyde St
San Francisco, CA 94109
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