Dr. Terry Alkana, MD

Dr. Terry Alkana, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Terry Alkana, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.

19000 Hawthorne Blvd Ste 110

Torrance, CA 90503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 95% of peers
Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Alkana does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • L a Co Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Alkana has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Alkana has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alkana's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alkana to family and friends
4.3
based on 11 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Alkana's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Torrance
Very kind takes time to explain all aspects of care. Flexible, knowledgeable, patient. Office staff hard working and always nice.
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