Dr. Jared Younger, MD

Dr. Jared Younger, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jared Younger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

18426 Brookhurst St Ste 103

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

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
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Drusen
normal
more than 82% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Dr. Younger's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Younger "UCLA fellowship trained, Board Certified Ophthalmologist, specializing in Laser cataract surgery, Lasik and cornea conditions. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Younger "At our Fountain Valley, California state-of-the-art, eye care practice, our mission is to preserve, restore and enhance the vision of every member of your family. Orange Coast Eye Center is committed to providing compassionate and personalized eye care and has been serving the northern Orange County community for over 30 years. As BOARD CERTIFIED OPHTHALMOLOGISTS, we offer a full range of eye care services, from complete vision examinations and contact lenses to advanced vision surgeries."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Disorders
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Astigmatic Keratotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Pigmentation Removal
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • No-Stitch Corneal Transplantation (DLEK)
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • 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

  • University Of California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • St Marys Hosp Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Univ Of Ariz College Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Younger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Younger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Younger to family and friends
5.0
based on 14 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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

in Los Angeles, CA
The best eye Dr. In Orange county
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in Simi Valley, CA
HE IS A GOOD
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He was professional, confident and my cataract surgery results were good.
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in Costa Mesa, CA
He was recommended by my husband's Dr. for cataract surgery. Dr. Younger's calm, friendly and very knowledgeable persona makes one feel comfortable and sure of any advise he gives after testing. Surgery was performed on both eyes with excellent results. His staff is friendly & knowledgeable about...more
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in Fountain Valley, CA
Dr Younger is incredible. In Palm Springs I thought I had good drs. 3 years ago I stopped driving, no one knew what was wrong! I came to Dr Younger, he explained exactly what was wrong, what type of cataracts I had & how he would fix it! He took care of me pre-op thru post-op, both eyes done & I...more
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