Dr. Tara McCannel, PHD

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Dr. Tara McCannel, PHD
Dr. Tara McCannel, PHD is an ophthalmology provider who practices in Los Angeles, CA. She is 45 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Dr. McCannel is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

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Dr. McCannel's Care Philosophy

Dr. Tara McCannel, the Director of the Ophthalmic Oncology Center at the Jules Stein Eye Institute of the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), has conducted extensive research into the use of fine needle aspiration biopsies and intraocular silicone oil in the treatment of ocular melanomas. Beyond her research and clinical practice, Dr. Tara McCannel acts as Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology.

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    Dr. McCannel's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
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    • Answers Questions
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    • Time well spent
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      EXCELLENT
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    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
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    Dr. McCannel's Care Philosophy

    Dr. Tara McCannel, the Director of the Ophthalmic Oncology Center at the Jules Stein Eye Institute of the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), has conducted extensive research into the use of fine needle aspiration biopsies and intraocular silicone oil in the treatment of ocular melanomas. Beyond her research and clinical practice, Dr. Tara McCannel acts as Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology.

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

    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

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      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    Board Certifications

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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Choroidal Melanoma
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Floaters
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Hole
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1996

    • Internship Hospital
      University Of Toronto (Univ. Health Network)

      Completed in 1997

    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Toronto (Univ. Health Network)

      Completed in 2001

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Harvard Medical School

      Completed in 2004

    • Other Education
      University Of Toronto

      Completed in 2006

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Chinese, Mandarin
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Oncology
    • Ophthalmic Surgery
    • Retinal Diseases

    Procedures Performed

    • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
    • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
    • Vitrectomy
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery