Dr. Richard Pesavento, MD

Dr. Richard Pesavento, MD

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64 y/o
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Dr. Richard Pesavento, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hemet, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Inland Eye Specialists

3953 W Stetson Ave Ste 100

Hemet, CA 92545
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

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

Eye Infections
very high
more than 88% of peers
Eye Surgery
normal
more than 36% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
normal
more than 26% of peers

Dr. Pesavento'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.

Dr. Pesavento's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pesavento "Richard D. Pesavento, M.D. a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, received his medical degree from the University of California-Irvine in 1980. He completed his residency in ophthalmology at Brown University, after which he served a Fellowship in retina surgery at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard School of Medicine. After an eight-year practice in Boston, where he was on the staff at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and held active teaching positions at both Harvard School of Medicine and Tufts Medical School, Dr. Pesavento moved back to California, where he holds an active teaching appointment at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Dr. Pesavento is training in all aspects of vitreoretinal medicine and surgery, including intraocular tumors. He is also published in major ophthalmic journals and textbooks."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pesavento "Inland Eye Specialists is the top vision care provider in Southern California. That’s because we have a team of staff that employs modern approaches and state-of-the-art vision and cosmetic technology with every procedure. We're here for you and work tirelessly to find the solution best-suited to meet your specific needs. Let us help you achieve the quality of life you deserve."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

12  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Physical Examination
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses

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, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • UCLA San Fernando Vly Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mass Eye Ear Infirm
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pesavento has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pesavento's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pesavento to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pesavento'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 (1)

very experience, patient and friendly
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