Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina, MD

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Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina, MD

Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina, known as Dr. "P" by EYE-Q patients and staff members, is a board-certified ophthalmologist. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology/chemistry from Southwestern University. Dr. "P" earned her medical degree from the prestigious Stanford University School of Medicine She completed her residency at Stanford University Medical Center followed by a two-year surgical vitreo-retinal fellowship at the University of California, San Diego.

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    Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina, known as Dr. "P" by EYE-Q patients and staff members, is a board-certified ophthalmologist. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology/chemistry from Southwestern University. Dr. "P" earned her medical degree from the prestigious Stanford University School of Medicine She completed her residency at Stanford University Medical Center followed by a two-year surgical vitreo-retinal fellowship at the University of California, San Diego.

    Dr. Pilyugina says...

    Dr. "P" specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the retina and vitreous, including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and macular disorders. She is an expert in surgical correction, including retinal detachment. Dr. "P" brings with her the most advanced diagnostic skills for more precise screening, early detection and treatment of medical and surgical retinal conditions.

    Dr. Pilyugina's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drusen
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Glaucoma
    • Hypotony of Eye
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Pars Planitis
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Artery Occlusion
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Education

    • Medical School
      Stanford University

      Graduated in 2003

    • Internship Hospital
      Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

      Completed in 2004

    • Residency Hospital
      Stanford Hospitals and Clinics

      Completed in 2007

    • Fellowship Hospital
      University Of California San Diego Med Center

      Completed in 2009

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Ukrainian

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Procedures Performed

    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Retinal Surgery
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery