Dr. Kentaro Yamada, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(12)
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Dr. Kentaro Yamada, MD
Dr. Kentaro Yamada, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Dr. Yamada is affiliated with Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista.

4094 4th Ave Ste 203

San Diego, CA 92103

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Dr. Kentaro Yamada, MD

Dr. Kentaro Yamada, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Yamada's Experience

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Dr. Yamada's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
33

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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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

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Southwestern Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yamada has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yamada's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yamada to family and friends
4.0
based on 12 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Yamada's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in San Diego, CA |
This is the kindest, most gentle surgeon I have ever met. He returned me from near blindness in one eye to normalcy. He listens and informs completely. I would reccommend him to anyone in need of sight restoration.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Yamada accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Yamada has admitting privileges

Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista
435 H St
Chula Vista, CA 91910
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