Dr. Gene Zdenek, MD

Dr. Gene Zdenek, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
(47)
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Dr. Gene Zdenek, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Reseda, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7012 Reseda Blvd Ste B

Reseda, CA 91335

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Drusen
very high
more than 91% of peers
Trichiasis
high
more than 88% of peers
Visual Field Defects
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Zdenek'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. Zdenek "Care, Comfort, & Control I believe in patient education. If my patients can understand what is going on with their eyes then they will become more involved with the care I provide and their treatment plan. I am a perfectionist at heart which allows me to give my patients excellent surgical results."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery

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

  • Loyola U Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Nikon Photography Award, 1978
  • Northridge Hospital: Excellence in Teaching, 1983
Media & Publications
  • Presbyopia Surgery, Pearls & Pitfalls, 2006
  • Laser Epithelial Keratomeileusis (LASEK) vs EPI-LASIK, 2005

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zdenek's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zdenek to family and friends
47 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (44)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Zdenek'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 (1)

One the best Doctors I have ever been to...so caring and so knowledgeable with a wonderful, kind staff. He put so much time explaining and didn't rush in and out of our time with him. I took my son for the injury and he was so scared but the staff and Dr. Z made him so comfortable...love him.
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