Dr. Mark Barak, MD

Dr. Mark Barak, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
(12)
Save
Dr. Mark Barak, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in La Verne, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1911 Foothill Blvd Ste A

La Verne, CA 91750

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Barak

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Pterygium
very high
more than 97% of peers
Pterygium Surgery
normal
more than 76% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Barak'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Barak does not have any board certifications listed.

34  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Less

Read Less

11  Procedures

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

  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • U Wisc Med Sch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Minnesota
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Barak has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Barak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Barak does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Barak and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Barak's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barak to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Barak's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He is the worst so called doctor. He has my dad waiting for 1 hour after our appointment time to do NOTHING when he was finally called. He also wanted to charge us $25 to complete a handicap form. I will be taking this further. He needs to loss his license.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I had cataract surgery in October and the surgery went very well. My eyesight is now excellent and I have not worn glasses since then. Dr Barak and his staff are excellent.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
After three years of annual visits Dr. Barak said I had cataracts that needed to be monitored. I needed to be seen every 6 months. Each time he said that I would need surgery very soon. I got a second opinion and, after a thorough exam, was told that I had 20 - 20 vision and my prescription...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Very professional and patience. Listen and answer questions about your medical problems.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
0
Are you Dr. Barak?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!