Dr. Suri Appa, MD

Dr. Suri Appa, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Suri Appa, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tustin, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic vitreous surgery, and more.

2521 Michelle Dr

Tustin, CA 92780

Contact Information

(888) 988-2800

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Retina Diseases
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more than 2% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Nursing (Registered Nurse)
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • 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

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • George Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • George Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tex Sw Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Appa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Appa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Appa to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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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. Appa'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 (1)

in North Tustin, CA
I, unfortunately had a retinal detachment in my other eye, bad news. Fortunately, I became a patient of Dr. Appa at the Kaiser office in Irvine, just a short drive from our home. Dr. Appa has performed 2 surgeries on my eye, still in recovery, but he and the everyone I encountered at his office has...more
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