Dr. Peter Bekendam, MD

Dr. Peter Bekendam, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Peter Bekendam, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Upland, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in ophthalmology.

555 N 13th Ave

Upland, CA 91786

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 90% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 89% of peers
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Bekendam'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 Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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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.


  • Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bekendam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bekendam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bekendam to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bekendam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Here's the scam. You go for an eye exam covered by insurance. At the end of the visit they hand you a bill for a refraction, he didn't ask or tell you he was doing one. This is a vision test, but renamed so they can charge you a lot more money than the insurance would pay. When questioned, the...more
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