Dr. Sumeer Thinda, MD

Dr. Sumeer Thinda, MD

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33 y/o
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Dr. Sumeer Thinda, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Fresno, CA. He is 33 years old and has been practicing for 9 years. Read his story

Eye Medical Center Of Fresno

1360 E Herndon Ave Ste 301

Fresno, CA 93720
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Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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Eye Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 94% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Thinda's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Thinda "Dr. Thinda received his bachelor's degree from UC Riverside and his medical degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He was part of the esteemed UCR/UCLA Thomas Haider Program in Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Thinda completed his residency in Ophthalmology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee and his Fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at the University of California, Davis which exposed him to the latest and most advanced treatments in retinal disease. Dr. Thinda is the recipient of several research grants and has published numerous articles in leading scientific publications and medical journals. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Dr. Thinda's hobbies and interests include weightlifting, snowboarding, tennis, building computers, console gaming, and spending time with family and friends. He is fluent in English and Punjabi and looks forward to serving patients in the Central Valley for many years to come. To make an appointment with Dr. Thinda, please call 559-449-5040."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Thinda does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pars Planitis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • 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

  • Uc Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Community Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Uc Davis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Thinda has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Thinda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Punjabi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thinda's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thinda to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Thinda'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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In my opinion and experience, Dr. Thinda is fantastic. He is knowledgeable and explains everything completely. He's caring and extremely competent and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to anyone I know.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thinda accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Basic PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thinda has admitting privileges

Saint Agnes Medical Center
1303 E Herndon Ave
Fresno, CA 93720
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Community Regional Medical Center
2823 Fresno St
Fresno, CA 93721
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Fresno Surgical Hospital
6125 N Fresno St
Fresno, CA 93710
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Valley Children's Hospital
9300 Valley Childrens Pl
Madera, CA 93636
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