Dr. Richard Klotz, MD

Dr. Richard Klotz, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Richard Klotz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Huntington Beach, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1968 and specializes in ophthalmology.

18800 Main St Ste 101

Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 69% of peers
Pinguecula
normal
more than 64% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
normal
more than 47% of peers

Dr. Klotz'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*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease

16  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser 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

  • Grinnell College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Usphs Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • North Shore University Hospital Cornell
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Klotz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klotz's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klotz to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Klotz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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