Dr. Vahid Feiz, MD

Dr. Vahid Feiz, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Vahid Feiz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1995 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

100 N Wiget Ln Ste 270

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Feiz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Glaucoma
very high
more than 89% of peers
Retinoschisis
normal
more than 84% of peers
Blepharitis
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Feiz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Feiz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Feiz "Dr. Feiz graduated from Washington University School of Medicine with his medical degree and then moved to St. John's Mercy Medical Center where he completed his internship. He completed his residency at Boston University Medical Center followed by sub-specialty training at the University of California Davis campus, where he earned a fellowship in cornea and laser refractive surgery. After teaching for almost a decade at University of California, Davis Medical center, Dr. Feiz moved into private practice where he continues to serve the public academically and in private practice."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Feiz "With over 21 years of experience, Dr. Feiz has served the Walnut Creek, California area both academically as well as in private practice. He continually works to bring new techniques and treatment options to his patients who live in and around the Walnut Creek area."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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10  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • 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

  • Iowa State U-Usaec
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • St Johns Mercy Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of California Davis Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Feiz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Feiz's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Feiz to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Feiz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I am feeling so relieved with Dr. Feiz managing my eye care. My changing vision and discomfort of my eyes has been a concern for the last 3 years. In one exam he discovered things about my eyes that my previous Ophthamologist had not in 5 years. One round of steroid drops cleared an inflammation...more
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I barely sat down in the waiting room and was called back. I was really happy about this, because other ratings state that the wait time is very long. Dr. Feiz was polit enough. He spent a sufficient amount of time with me. The only problem is the staff. There are too many ladies in the office...more
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Worst experience. I have called for two days to get help and answers. Spoke with 3 staff in office after waiting 45 minutes on "hold" only to be told they are really busy and short of staff. Asked for the doctor to call me back and Danielle stated he doesn't call his patients he is too busy. I...more
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My mom had two cataract surgeries with Dr. Feiz. He is very friendly and patient, explains things very clearly and gives her opportunities to ask questions. His bedside manner is one of the best among the doctors I've encountered. When her insurance discontinued in his first office that we went to,...more
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Dr. Feiz is a good doctor and I would like to recommend it to my family and friends. The problem is that his schedule is very tight. My comment is on the Office staffs, the administration of this office is very poor and badly managed. If your pharmacy calls for this office for your refill, good...more
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