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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
35 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul First is Excellent. Dr. First has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Paul First, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

Education & Awards

Dr. First graduated from Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)


Dr. First has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Vincent Medical Center 
  • Mission Hospital 


  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Paul David First MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Paul D. First practice?
Dr. Paul First has 1 office location.
Dr. Paul First practices Ophthalmology near Los Angeles, CA.
See Los Angeles Ophthalmologists.