Dr. Sayed Jovkar, MD

Dr. Sayed Jovkar, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Sayed Jovkar, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Los Gatos, CA. He graduated from Universite De Montreal, Faculte De Medecine in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

15251 National Ave Ste 100

Los Gatos, CA 95032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Jovkar'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. Jovkar "We offer professional ophthalmologist services with unparalleled experience. If you're suffering from problems with your eyes or simply need an eye exam, we have the most advanced and up-to-date equipment and skills to ensure you are properly cared for."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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18  Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Collagen Injection
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Restylane® Injections
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • McGill Universtiy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Universite De Montreal, Faculte De Medecine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Montreal Genl Hospital McGill University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • McGill University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jovkar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jovkar's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jovkar to family and friends
56 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (56)

  • 5
    (50)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Jovkar'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 (3)

Not very likely to recommend Dr. Jovkar the staff is rude, I called for the first time and they said that they will do an exam but I will also need my Medical insurance as well? never had this before but oh well I thought that the receptionist was not very friendly or helpful
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I’m 80 yrs. old and from Brazil. Because I do not live in the U.S., Dr. Jovkar insisted that I complete a full physical prior to surgery. That’s the way he is: overly careful and 100% responsible. I felt great, so didn’t understand why I needed a physical; but, the more I thought about it, that’s...more
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After my last appointment February 2015, I am still confused about professional eye care. I've had very good eye exams in the distant past. Jovkar did not adequately address my questions. After less than ten minutes of actually seeing Dr. Jovkavr for first first time, he set me up for two...more
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