Dr. Leah Levi, MD

Dr. Leah Levi, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Leah Levi, MD is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from University Of Sydney, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neuro-ophthalmology.

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 554-7996

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diplopia
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Levi'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. Levi "As a Neuro-Ophthalmologist I often see difficult and complex cases. I listen carefully to the patient's story and obtain as much information as possible to reach a diagnosis and management plan. I believe that kindness and respect are an important component of good medical care."

1  Specialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Graves' Disease
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pupil Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertical Heterophoria
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Aura
  • Visual Field Defects
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1  Procedures

  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection

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 Sydney, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Sydney Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Sydney Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Tufts New Eng Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Tufts New Eng Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Wilmer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Levi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Levi's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levi to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Levi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

A kind and caring professional who not only offers expertise, but empathy. She is also open to communication--a rare offering that is much appreciated! Overall, Dr. Levi is a blessing whom "eye" am delighted to have met and look forward to seeing in future!
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She was thorough with her review of medical records on the medical condition on hand. She took time to answer questions and gave opinions on what she thought was going on. She was not concerned about the patients question of difficulty living with a permanent condition that restricted life...more
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Very thorough and knowledgeable.
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