Dr. Leif Hertzog, MD

Ophthalmology •  Male • Age 63
  
Dr. Hertzog

Hertzog Eye Associates A Medical Corp.

5094 E Los Coyotes Diagonal Long Beach, CA 90815

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Dr. Leif Hertzog, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Long Beach, CA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Loma Linda School of Medicine medical school in 1983. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hertzog to book an appointment.


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I have been a patient at Hertzog Eye Center for many years & I can honestly say the doctors & staff are superior. Leif Hertzog had a difficult case with one of my eyes but he handled it with knowledge & care. I highly recommend them.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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CarolChristine Adams – Oct 11, 2020
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Always pleasant, attentive from the moment you walk in, till you leave.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sandra G – Sep 29, 2020
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I’ve had 5 specialists examine my eyes. Dr. Leif Hertzog was the only Expert to correctly diagnose my problem. He is an all star in his field.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sandra Barba – Jul 12, 2019
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Dr. Leif Hertzog is an exceptional doctor. He did my successful cataract surgery over 10 years ago. The entire office and staff are wonderful.
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Long Beach, CA – Jul 17, 2017
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Biography

Dr. Leif Hertzog, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Long Beach, CA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Loma...Read more

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

1987
Los Angeles County - U S C Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1984
Los Angeles County - U S C Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1983
Loma Linda School of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

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(562) 597-3100

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Advantage-CA PPO
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Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
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Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Hertzog's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hertzog performs Foreign Body Removal from Eye more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hertzog performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hertzog treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Hertzog treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hertzog treats Eyelid Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Hertzog treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Hertzog's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Graves' Disease
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Hertzog Eye Associates A Medical Corp.5094 E Los Coyotes Diagonal Long Beach, CA 90815
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