Dr. Walter Vukcevich, MD

Dr. Walter Vukcevich, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Walter Vukcevich, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2572 Atlantic Ave

Long Beach, CA 90806

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
normal
more than 72% of peers
Herpetic Keratitis
normal
more than 71% of peers
Vitreous Hemorrhage
normal
more than 43% of peers

Dr. Vukcevich'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vukcevich "The Long Beach Eye Center has been servicing the Long Beach area for over 30 years.We have experienced Opthalmologists and Optometrist who can provide you with the best care. Whether you need a routine eye exam or want to have the health of your eyes checked, we are here for you."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Long Island College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vukcevich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vukcevich's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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Dr. Vukcevich'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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