Dr. Omar Krad, MD

Dr. Omar Krad, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Omar Krad, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 2007 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

27871 Medical Center Rd Ste 120

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
normal
more than 46% of peers
Dry Eyes
normal
more than 33% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
normal
more than 30% of peers

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Dr. Krad's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Krad "Dr. Krad's love for the latest technology, attention to detail, and fascination with the eye has lead him to pursue a career in ophthalmology. Dr. Krad graduated from Loyola University of Chicago magna cum laude, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and minor in Chemistry. He pursued his Doctor of Medicine degree at Loyola's Stritch School of Medicine where he consistently received Honors in his surgical rotations. He completed his internship at Northwestern University's Evanston Hospital in Chicago's Northside. During his ophthalmology residency, Dr. Krad received extensive training in medical, laser, and surgical treatments for a variety of eye diseases, including diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal vein occlusions, cataracts, and cosmetic eyelid surgery at Loyola University Medical Center and Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital. Dr. Krad is Board-Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, and has a special interest in laser cataract surgery, laser refractive surgery, cosmetic and functional oculoplastic surgery, and treating retinal diseases. His friendly Midwestern personality and international awareness has led him to volunteer in multiple medical and surgical missions abroad, including the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, and the West Bank. Dr. Krad's active lifestyle, love for nature, and passion for being outdoors is what brought him to California. He enjoys basketball, running, cycling, surfing, and swimming. He is also a licensed pilot. Dr. Krad speaks English, Spanish, and Arabic."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Krad "Entrusting me with your eyes is a privilege.  You will be treated like family."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

20  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krad's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krad to family and friends
21 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Krad'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 (10)

Dr Krad is the best! Very thourgh, knowledgeable and caring. The staff is very helpful and efficient. My visits are pleasant and relaxing. I highly recommend Dr Krad to all my family and friends.
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I had Dr Krad for the first time last week and had a great experience. He was very friendly and took time to explain everything very clearly to me. After having a peripheral vision test the front desk said he would call the next day if there were any problems with the results but he promptly called...more
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Dr. Krad is a highly skilled Doctor. He spends what ever time it takes to explain his diagnoses and treatments. He did my cataract surgery and my vision is fantastic. I can't say enough great things about this wonderful Doctor!
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Excellent doctor. I like how he explains things. You can tell he really cares about his patients.
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I think Dr. Krad is a great eye Doctor !! Just had both eyes operated on for cataract extraction surgery with the new symfony intra ocular lens implanted. I can now read and see distanaces without my prescription glasses (a miracle). Dr. Krad is a miracle physician. The surgery was so easy. ...more
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