Dr. Robert Yohai, MD

Dr. Robert Yohai, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Robert Yohai, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Novato, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

165 Rowland Way Ste 308

Novato, CA 94945

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Yohai'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yohai "It is my mission to provide state of the art Eye care and Eyelid plastic surgery to my patients, in a caring, friendly environment."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

85  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Movement Disorders
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eyebrow Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Herpes (Herpes of the Eye)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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28  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Oculoplastics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • 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

  • Tufts University Magna Cum Laude
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Northwestern University Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Mo Columbia School Of Medicine-Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Wright State University School Med-Ophthalmic Plastic, Lacrimal and Orbital Reconstructive Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yohai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yohai's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yohai to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Yohai'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 (5)

Dr Yohai is a very caring professional thorough eye doctor I have other insurance to get my eye care paid for but I always go to see Dr. I have other insurance to get my Eyecare paid for but I always go to see Dr. Yohai instead
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Do NOT go to Dr. Yohai. After my eye surgery, I had ongoing pain. My eye watered constantly and was extremely irritated. This went on for 10 months! I went back to see Dr. Yohai several times, but he never found a problem. I finally went to another ophthalmologist. What a relief. This doctor...more
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I had cataract surgery by Dr. Yohai. The surgery was painless and I can see things now that I didn't know were there before. I trust Dr. Yohai completely. His entire staff is wonderful.
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Dr Yohai was very friendly, listened carefully to my concerns, & was thorough in his examination and recommendation for treatment. He spent more than adequate time with me and did more than was expected in his exam and explanation of results. VERY impressive! I recommend him highly!
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I had to travel some distance to get to his office. His staff worked with me to make it as convenient as possible. Dr. Yohai has a wonderful bedside manner and explained well my options, and his advice based on those options for treatment. He skillfully performed an in-office procedure the...more
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