Dr. Padma Nanduri, MD

Dr. Padma Nanduri, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Padma Nanduri, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

5330 Carroll Canyon Rd Ste 210

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Nanduri'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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7  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.


  • Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • U Hawaii
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nanduri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nanduri's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nanduri to family and friends
19 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Nanduri's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

1. She appears to be a very skilled practitioner, 2. She has an easy way with patients, 3. Her office does not respect patients' time and visits take much longer than visits at other offices.. 4. Her office has very questionable ethics. For several years they charged $50 per year for scanning...more
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Was over charged for an eye exam, the associate left in the middle of my exam bc she had a plane to catch. I told them I have dry eyes so they billed $$$ for having dry eyes but never gave me a prescription like restasis to help. The crappy thing is when I asked what my "diagnosis" is they said...more
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After seeing 5 other doctors I went to see her about pain in my eyes. A nutrition Doc I had seen earlier had rid of about 50 % of the pain but the five eye docs did nothing but prescribe drugs. She handled the rest with a procedure done in house which opened up my tear ducts. She also spotted that...more
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Wait time in office always an issue. But, the quality of care I have received is unsurpassed. A couple of times have questioned the copy of the bill I received that was sent to Medicare. However, I had 2 difficult cataract surgeries and they were both right on. Giving 4 stars because of the wait...more
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Dr.Nanduri is truly an awesome doctor. She listens to you, and shows that she cares. I always feel in good hands when she treats me. I went to see her with an eye burn, and she took excellent care of my eye. She is among the few doctors I would recommend!
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