Dr. Peter Youssef, MD

Dr. Peter Youssef, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Peter Youssef, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in La Palma, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic vitreous surgery, and more.

5 Centerpointe Dr

La Palma, CA 90623

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Retinopathy
normal
more than 4% of peers
Retina Diseases
normal
more than 2% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Nursing (Registered Nurse)
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Visual Migraine
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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15  Procedures

  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Iridotomy
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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 University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • St. Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Children's Hospital Of Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Uw Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Youssef has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Youssef's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Youssef to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Youssef'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 (1)

Dr. Youssef was able to repair a retinal break for me on a Saturday while I was visiting my daughter in Orange County. He prevented a retinal detachment. So grateful Dr. Youssef was able to see me on a weekend.
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