Dr. Srinivas Iyengar, MD

Dr. Srinivas Iyengar, MD

Oculoplastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Srinivas Iyengar, MD is an oculoplastic surgery specialist in Encinitas, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University of Colorado At Denver in 2004 and specializes in oculoplastic surgery, ophthalmology, and more.

477 N El Camino Real

Encinitas, CA 92024

Contact Information

(858) 432-2700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Self Pay

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Top Care Areas

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Ectropion of Eyelid
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
very high
more than 96% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Tumor
  • Graves' Disease
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis


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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Tear Duct 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.


  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Exempla St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Kansas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iyengar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Kannada

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Iyengar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iyengar to family and friends
9 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Iyengar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I'm so lucky Dr. Iyengar performed my surgery. He did my upper lids and they healed beautifully. I went with the in office surgery, which is a room fully equipped. I was able to speak with him during surgery and it really didn't take very long. He is very professional, a perfectionist, and very...more
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I woke up with a terrible eye infection. Called Dr. Iyengar's office, explained the problem and they were able to see me right away. Can't thank them enough for that. I found R. Iyengar and his staff to be exceptionally profession, knowledgeable and caring. Highly recommend.
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I visited Dr. Iyengar's Office to get treated for eye irritation that had been bothering me for months. Finding the facility was easy and his staff was extremely professional and friendly. The office respected my time and I was able to see Dr. Iyengar promptly. He has a great sense of humor, and...more
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I was referred to Dr. Srinivas Iyengar by an optometrist since my peripheral vision was being blocked by my sagging eyelids. To be sure of the need for surgery, Dr. Iyengar referred me to a testing facility in his complex. I failed the eye test. I am so impressed with Dr. Iyengar’s...more
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Dr. Iyengar did a perfect evisceration of my left eye! He was very caring and calm. He kept in touch by cell phone prior and following surgery. I highly recommend him as a skilled, knowledgable surgeon,
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