Dr. Lisa Mao, MD

Dr. Lisa Mao, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Lisa Mao, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1445 NW 2nd Ave

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Contact Information

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 75% of peers
Dry Eyes
more than 75% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

29  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Rice U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Good Samar Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute University Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mao to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Mao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Mao is an outstanding physician! My visits with her were LIFE-CHANGING! She not only focused on my eyes, but on my overall health, and has helped me prevent a stroke. She was the only doctor who thought that I may have sleep apnea, and a sleep study confirmed it. Thanks to Dr. Mao, I now have ...more
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I've been seeing Dr. Lisa Kay Mao for 13 years. She is very thorough and genuinely cares about her patients. She will take the time to listen and she always provides excellent care and treatment, if necessary. She monitors my eyes carefully because of the glaucoma history in my family. I also see...more
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The most caring doctor I have ever met. I wish there were more doctors like her.
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Dr. Lisa Kay Mao is an amazing eye doctor. She is professional and extremely knowledgeable. She has a way of making you feel great when you leave. She's patient and an excellent listener. She has provided me with contacts, eye plugs for my dry eyes and even helped me with my migraines. Sometimes...more
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I went to dr. Lisa Mao to have my eyes examined. she's told me that I had glaucoma & prescribe me medicine,drops to put in my eyes. I went to my doctor in New Jersey who is an eye specialist. I was told that I do not have glaucoma and that my eyes are in good condition. Also I found out that I was...more
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