Dr. Hernando Zegarra, MD

Dr. Hernando Zegarra, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 74
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Dr. Hernando Zegarra, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Akron, OH and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado in 1968 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

690 White Pond Dr Ste 120

Akron, OH 44320

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Dystrophy
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Zegarra'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.

Dr. Zegarra's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zegarra "Dr. Zegarra received his BS and MD degrees from Cayetano Heredia University in Lima, Peru. He completed his ophthalmology and retinal training at the Cleveland Clinic and Devers Eye Clinic of the Good Samaritan Hospital, Portland, Oregon. Every year since 2011, Dr. Zegarra has been recognized on the Best Doctors in America list of top retinal disease specialists, and he has been recognized in Cleveland Magazine's Top Doctors publication. Dr. Zegarra's principal areas of interest are retinal diseases, hereditary disorders of the retina, toxic retinopathies, and laser treatment. He is active in academics, giving lectures in the U.S. and in South America."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Zegarra does not have any board certifications listed.

35  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Pucker
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Uveitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Injection Therapy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia / Academic Program Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Loayza Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Cayetano Heredia University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Zegarra has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Zegarra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zegarra's Reviews

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4 total reviews

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Dr. Zegarra'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
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