Dr. Ronald Kalayta, MD

Dr. Ronald Kalayta, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ronald Kalayta, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Yuba City, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1967 and specializes in ophthalmology.

901 Maple Ave

Yuba City, CA 95991

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

Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 95% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Iridectomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

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

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Presby-St Lukes Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kalayta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kalayta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kalayta to family and friends
2.7
based on 14 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Kalayta's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Yuba city, CA
DR KALAYTA IS THE BEST. I SUFFER FROM AN EXCRUCIATINGLY PAINFUL RARE EYE DISEASE. DR KALAYTA IS ONE OF THE FEW DOCTORS IN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA THAT HAS EXPERIENCE WITH THIS AWFUL DISEASE AND WAS ABLE TO TREAT IT PROPERLY. THANK YOU DR KALAYTA FOR HELPING ME SAVE MY VISION AND KEEP THIS DISEASE...more
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in Sutter, CA
I WAS TOLD ABOUT THIS DOCTOR BY A FRIEND, HE HELPED ME GET BACK THE VISION LOST IN MY RIGHT EYE. MY VISION HAD BEEN DOWN FOR ABOUT 2 YEARS. I FOLLOWED EVERYTHING HE ASKED OF ME AND NOW MY VISION IS 20/30 IN THAT EYE. I'M VERY LUCKY TO HAVE GOOTEN MY VISION BACK!
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in Yuba City, CA
Dr. Kalayta has no compassion for his patients and no consideration for the fact they have lives to live outside of his waiting room.
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