Dr. Mario Meallet, MD

Dr. Mario Meallet, MD

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50 y/o
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Dr. Mario Meallet, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Burbank, CA. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

A Center For Visioncare

2031 W Alameda Ave Ste 300

Burbank, CA 91506
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Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Bell's Palsy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 95% of peers
Entropion
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Meallet "OUR MISSION - A Center for VisionCare is dedicated to helping you maintain and achieve your visual goals."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • LASIK
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • St Vincents's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • La Co& Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Bascompalmer Eye Insti
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Meallet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Meallet's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Meallet to family and friends
3.2
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Meallet's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Burbank, CA |
I spent a year in his care, ended up getting a surgery that was unnecessary and when I finally got a second opinion - one which I was pressured not to go get, I found out that it was all allergies and not a dry eye or tear duct issue. My new eye doctor as well as the doctor in the ER both said,...more
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Los Angeles, CA |
No regard or plan for pain following procedure.
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in Los Angeles |
I was his patient for over 4 years. He didn't know what's going on with my eye. So I got the second opinion. If God forbids and you go for second opinion doctor and he knows about that he will give you attitude, and ultimatum. I went back for my yearly check up. They dilated my eye and told me to...more
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in Studio City, CANorth Hollywood, CA |
Dr Meallet is a superior, caring, most trustworthy doctor. He removed my cataracts,(which was a breeze) replaced with lenses so that I have no need for glasses. He is a wonderful doctor, sensitive and the most caring doctor I've had the pleasure to meet for decades. He is an angel for sure!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Meallet accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Meallet has admitting privileges

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
501 S Buena Vista St
Burbank, CA 91505
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Saint Francis Medical Center
3630 E Imperial Hwy
Lynwood, CA 90262
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