Dr. Sumeer Thinda, MD

Dr. Sumeer Thinda, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
34 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sumeer Thinda, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 3 years. He specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.Read his story

Eye Medical Center Of Fresno

1360 E Herndon Ave Ste 301

Fresno, CA 93720
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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

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

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

Dr. Thinda'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.

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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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Thinda does not have any board certifications listed.

37  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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8  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.


  • 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
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Thinda'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 (3)

Dr. Thinda and his staff make up a remarkable team. I have complete confidence in how they are going to treat me, they also make totally comfortable while I am in their care. Very frienndly, caring and with good humor. I can make my recommendation without any reservations. Jack Ellena
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Great bedside manner. I felt that Dr. Thinda actually cared about me when he was talking unlike other physicians I have seen. He saved my vision and I will forever be grateful. Thank you Dr. Thinda!
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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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