Dr. Richard Havunjian, MD

Dr. Richard Havunjian, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Richard Havunjian, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1310 S Central Ave

Glendale, CA 91204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • L.A. Care Health Plan
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Havunjian performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Havunjian'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*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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16  Procedures

  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Stanford University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute-Ucla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Nih Bethesda
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Havunjian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Armenian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Havunjian's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Havunjian to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Havunjian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (3)

Very conscientious and capable eye doctor. Did a great job reassuring my grandmother who was terrified of eye surgery. Did a great job on her cataract, so that my grandma is very happy and can’t wait to have her second eye fixed.
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Today is Monday April 11, 2016 my son had an appointment at 10:30 . We had a really bad experience with the Doctor he yelled at me and my son and he threatens me even though I was defending my son for what he told him and he gave us attitude when my son explained to him on why he wasn't...more
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I've been with Dr. Havunjian for about years now. He's always been attentive to my and my wife's needs. I made a point when first signing up for VSP to choose a certified opthomologist, not an optometrist. However, Dr. Havunjian's office has a very decent optometry department as well. We've usually...more
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