Dr. Robert Starr, MD

Dr. Robert Starr, MD

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Dr. Robert Starr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Huntington Beach, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1997 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7677 Center Ave Ste 204

Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Trichiasis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Optic Neuritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Starr'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Starr does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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6  Procedures

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

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Wayne St University Detroit M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Starr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Starr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Starr's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Starr to family and friends
222 total reviews (45 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (222)

  • 5
    (216)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Starr'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (45)

Experiencing a sudden serious visual impairment, I was certain I would have difficulty finding a good ophthalmologist to exam and treat me on such short notice. However, after an online search for an excellent ophthalmologist in the area, I found Dr. Star and he was able to see me within two hours...more
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I have been very pleased with Dr. Starrs treatment of me as well as several members of my extended family who have also had laser surgery, with wonderful results over the last several years. For regular eye exams and treatments, such as laser surgery, he is a true professional. I would recommend...more
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Doctor Robert Starr is a good doctor. I have been being his patient since 2011. He takes a good care of patient. He is happy to spend his time with the patients for any concern. If you are looking for a good ophthalmologist, come to visit his office once. You will be happy what I am writing in his...more
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Dr. Robert is such a friendly, compassionate, warm-hearted, and humorous doctor. He welcomed me with respect when I was sitting in the lobby because I was a new patient and I had trouble finding a good doctor in the past. He seems very trust worthy and reliable. He cares a lot about his patients....more
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While in California for work, I developed an eye infection. I called Doctor Starr on a Wednesday afternoon and he was able to squeeze me in first thing Thursday morning. He even suggested the cheapest places to find eye drops, knowing I was paying out of pocket. A few days later during my follow...more
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