Dr. Paul Yates, MD

Dr. Paul Yates, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Paul Yates, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2955 Ivy Rd

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 24 More

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Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yates "To reduce vision-threatening eye diseases through clinical care, research, education and community service."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

24  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Floaters
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Vitreous Diseases
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

8  Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Arrowhead Regional Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Tufts University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of California, San Diego
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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