Balamurali Krishna Ambati, MD - Eugene, OR - Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine Open Now

Balamurali Krishna Ambati, MD

Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine
Eugene, OR 97401 (1 other location)
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Dr. BALA AMBATI, MD, PhD, is a BOARD CERTIFIED OPHTHALMOLOGISTDr. Bala Ambati has the distinction of being the world's youngest person to graduate from medical school at age 17.  He is experienced in cornea transplants, cataract extraction, keratoprosthesis (artificial cornea), LASIK, and other complex procedures of the cornea and anterior segment of the eye. He also practices general Ophthalmology. He has been an invited speaker at the World Ophthalmology Congress, American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, International Congress of Eye Research, and other national and international conferences. He regularly donates his time overseas on missions with ORBIS, a nonprofit organization with a Flying Eye Hospital.With respect to clinical research, Dr. Ambati is committed to constant analysis of results of cornea transplants, LASIK, cataract extraction, and other anterior segment procedures with a view towards optimization of patient outcomes.LASIK & CATARACT SURGERY
IN EUGENE, ORDr. Bala Ambati M.D. PH.D. provides patient-centered, compassionate care alongside the most advanced eye surgery in Eugene, OR. He was rated in the top 10% of the nation’s physicians for patient satisfaction by Press-Ganey Associates in 2014, and #1 in a Top 40 under 40 global survey global survey of ophthalmologists by The Ophthalmologist magazine in May 2015. Dr. Ambati has been chosen as one of the Moran Jazz Doctors, the NBA Utah Jazz team ophthalmologists. He is the world’s youngest doctor, receiving his medical degree at age 17. Dedicated to providing compassionate & comprehensive eye care to the residents of Eugene, Bend and more, Dr. Ambati is an eye surgeon specializing in lifestyle lens implants, LASIK, cataract surgery and corneal transplants. As leader in ophthalmology, Dr. Ambati was the Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City and is now the official eye doctor for The University of Oregon Ducks. He also directs a laboratory for developing new cures for eye diseases and volunteers his time with ORBIS, Project Hope, Sight for the Sightless, the Navajo Nation, and other humanitarian outreach efforts. Dr. Ambati is a member of the Refractive Surgery Alliance, which is a professional organization dedicated to leaders of the ophthalmology field to help promote refractive surgery through education, research, and ethical standards of patient care.We would love to make a difference for you. Chat Now with us Today!
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Quick Facts

  • accepting new patients
  • 5
  • 29 years of experience
  • 47 insurances accepted
  • speaks English, Indian (Hindi)
  • Icahn School Of Medicine At Mount Sinai
  • 2 specialties
  • 16 areas of expertise
  • 2 board certifications
  • 1 hospital affiliation
  • 2 locations

Patients’ Perspective

  • On-time appointments
  • Good bedside manner


Balamurali Krishna Ambati has 2 locations

Pacific ClearVision Institute

1125 Darlene Ln Ste 100 Eugene, OR 97401
Accepting New Patients

Eugene Eye Care

992 Country Club Rd Ste 101 Eugene, OR 97401
Accepting New Patients

Insurance Plans Accepted by Balamurali Krishna Ambati

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO Open Access
  • Aetna Innovation Health Aetna Premier Care Network Plus
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Affinity
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BridgeSpan RealValue Network
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net OR PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Moda Health Affinity
  • Moda Health Community Care Network
  • Moda Health Connexus
  • Moda Health Synergy Network
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Navigator
  • PacificSource Navigator
  • PacificSource PSN
  • PacificSource SmartAlliance
  • PacificSource SmartChoice
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
  • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Providence Health Signature
  • Providence Health System Connect Network
  • Providence PPO
  • RealValue Network
  • Regence Health Preferred - OR
  • Regence Preferred - OR
  • Regence Preferred FocalPoint
  • Signature
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO


Balamurali Krishna Ambati has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Balamurali Krishna Ambati has the following 16 areas of expertise

  • Eye Exam
  • Chemical Burns
  • Eye Pain
  • Vision Issues
  • Glaucoma
  • Corneal Neovascularization
  • Diabetes
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Blindness
  • Transplantation
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Inflammation
  • Cataract
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Corneal Diseases


Icahn School Of Medicine At Mount Sinai

Graduated in 1995

Beth Israel Medical Center


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