Dr. Tom Tooma, MD

Dr. Tom Tooma, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Tom Tooma, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Newport Beach, CA. He graduated from Loma Linda University and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

4220 Von Karman Ave Ste 100

Newport Beach, CA 92660

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Top Care Areas

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Pterygium
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more than 65% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
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more than 50% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
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more than 44% of peers

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Dr. Tooma's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tooma "Dr. Tom Tooma founded NVISION Eye Centers in 1999. He's performed more than 100,000 LASIK procedures, including over 250 on eye doctors. He was also the first doctor in California to perform LASIK surgery. Dr. Tooma practices at NVISION's Newport Beach location in Orange County, CA. A board-certified ophthalmologist for over 25 years, Dr. Tooma received his M.D. from Loma Linda University School of Medicine. He completed his fellowship in Corneal Surgery and External Disease at the Emory University Department of Ophthalmology in Atlanta, Georgia. In his spare time, Dr. Tooma leads overseas medical teaching missions to help other ophthalmology doctors learn LASIK procedures. In 2008, he and his wife, Marta Tooma DDS, founded the Mission at Natuvu Creek in Fiji. The Mission provides medical, dental and ocular care to over 250,000 people."

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

14  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts

13  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)
  • Intralase
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • KAMRA™ Inlay Procedure
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Monovision
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Visian Impantable Collamer Lens (ICL)

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

  • Loma Linda University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Loma Linda U Affil Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Loma Linda University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tooma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tooma's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tooma to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Tooma'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

    16 to 30 minutes
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