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Ophthalmologist, Macula ,and Vitreoretinal Specialist
16 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Najafi, Ophthalmologist, Macula ,and Vitreoretinal Specialist is Excellent. Dr. Najafi has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Najafi, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Retinal Perforations
  • Uveitis
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Najafi graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
San Diego County
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Najafi has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 


  • English
  • Farsi
  • Persian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

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Additional Information
Dr. David Najafi MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. David Najafi practice?
Dr. David Najafi has 3 office locations.
Dr. David Najafi practices Ophthalmology near La Mesa, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA and National City, CA.
See La Mesa Ophthalmologists.