Dr. Peter Karth, MD

Dr. Peter Karth, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
(5)
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Dr. Peter Karth, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Eugene, OR. He is 39 years old and has been practicing for 8 years. Read his story

1550 Oak St Ste 7

Eugene, OR 97401

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 11 More

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
very high
more than 97% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Karth's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Karth "Dr. Peter Karth specializes treatment and management of vitreoretinal disease. His area of focus is minimally invasive small incision sutureless and painless retinal surgery for delicate retinal pathologies such as floaters removal, macular holes, epiretinal membranes, macular pucker, as well as complex retinal detachments and surgical diabetic disease, Dr. Karth leverages his experience to focus on successful outcomes and a superior patient experience at every step. In the clinic, Dr. Karth and his team provide cutting-edge patient care and the unparalleled patient experience in the diagnosis and treatment of macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and retinal vascular occlusions. Dr. Karth and Oregon Eye Consultants have implemented clinic standards to reduce patient wait times, improve outcomes, provide vision-saving care to all his patients. "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karth "Above all else, Dr. Peter Karth is a devoted clinician and surgeon. #PatientsFirst"
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Harada's Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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 Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Stanford University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Chicago
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karth's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karth to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Karth Says:

"Thank you for saving my eye. It is a blessing!"— ABDUL

"Dr. Karth was amazing! Very kind and courteous. I saw him recently and I could tell he had a busy clinic, but he took all the time needed to answer all my questions and make me feel comfortable. He also found the right diagnosis basically immediately. Now I feel so much better! Highly recommended doctor!"— ROBERTA

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Dr. Karth'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 (3)
in San Francisco, CA |
Dr. Karth was amazing! Very kind and courteous. I saw him recently and I could tell he had a busy clinic, but he took all the time needed to answer all my questions and make me feel comfortable. He also found the right diagnosis basically immediately. Now I feel so much better! Highly recommended doctor!
in Stanford, CA |
What an amazing doctor! One of the best experiences I have had. Much MUCH better than other doctors at Stanford. He truly saved my vision!!! I can't thank him enough! I will be happy to go back and see him! I hope he never leaves.
in Los Banos, CA |
awesome Dr Karth help me improve my eye sight due to my diabetiies. the surgery was painless and the results were amazing although like any surgery there are side effects i was going blind and Dr Karth prevented that from happening i have my sight longer than sooner Thank you.
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Dr. Karth accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PacificSource
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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