Dr. Leon Charkoudian, MD

Dr. Leon Charkoudian, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Leon Charkoudian, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Wilmington, NC. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery, ophthalmology, and more.

1104 Medical Center Dr

Wilmington, NC 28401

Contact Information

(910) 332-3560

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eye Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Charkoudian'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.

3  Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreoretinal Degeneration
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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14  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Giant Retinal Tears. Atlas of Ophthalmic Surgery, 2nd Ed.,
  • Vitamin Usage Patterns in the Prevention of Age-Related Macular Degeneration., 2008 Jun
  • Acute Retinal Necrosis after Herpes Zoster Vaccine.,
  • Choroidal Neovascularization in Bardet-Biedl Syndrome.,
  • Dacryops presenting as an orbital mass., 2009 Jul
  • Age-related macular degeneration.,
  • Cape Fear Retina Online,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Charkoudian's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Charkoudian to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Charkoudian'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

Patient Comments (3)

Sharp guy. Personable. Communicates well. Very please with my retinal tear surgery.
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Very professional. Takes great care to explain procedures and to answer patient questions. Warm, friendly staff.
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While in Myrtle Beach, SC for 10 weeks, I needed continuing retina care while away from home in MA. Before leaving home, I searched the internet and found Cape Fear Retinal Associates in Wilmington, NC. Dr. Charkoudian was absolutely top-notch, excellent, efficient, and thorough. He and his...more
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