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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (17)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Khaled Tawansy, Ophthalmologist, Pediatric and Adult Retina is Good. Dr. Tawansy has been reviewed by 76 patients who have provided 17 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Glaucoma
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity

Education & Awards

Dr. Tawansy graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He has 9 awards.

Tau Beta Pi, National Engineering Honors Society, 1985
Barsky Award for Resident Research in Ophthalmology, 1997
Honor Award, American Society of Retinal Specialists 2004
Senior Honor Award, American Society of Retina Specialists, 2005
Faculty Surgical Instructor of the Year, Vanderbilt Ophthalmology, 2001-2002
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013, 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Los Angeles, CA


Dr. Tawansy has 23 hospital affiliations:

  • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center 
  • Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital 


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
  • Arabic
  • Armenian
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Khaled Aly Tawansy MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Khaled A. Tawansy practice?
Dr. Khaled Tawansy has 2 office locations.
Dr. Khaled Tawansy practices Ophthalmology near Bakersfield, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Pasadena, CA.
See Bakersfield Ophthalmologists.