About Dr. Egbert Saavedra MD

Dr. Egbert Saavedra, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tucson, AZ, with other offices in Tucson, AZ and Green Valley, AZ . He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Saavedra is affiliated with Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital & Health Center, Tucson Medical Center and Northwest Medical Center. He speaks English.

Dr. Saavedra has received 2 awards.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Egbert Saavedra is Excellent. Dr. Egbert Saavedra has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Egbert Saavedra is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.


Dr. Egbert Saavedra has 3 locations

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6561 E Carondelet Dr
Tucson, AZ 85710
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6130 N La Cholla Blvd Ste 230
Tucson, AZ 85741
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1055 N La Canada Dr Ste 103
Green Valley, AZ 85614


Dr. Egbert Saavedra has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Egbert Saavedra has the following 11 expertise

  • Lasik Surgery
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Blindness
  • Eye Pain
  • Eye Exam
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Vision Issues
  • Glaucoma

Board Certifications

Dr. Egbert Saavedra is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Egbert Saavedra

Dr. Saavedra does an excellent job in explaining your condition and treatment involved. He is the ultimate professional with a caring bedside manner, even when he does surgery early on a Saturday morning !

Wait time
20.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2012, 2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Saavedra is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2000

  • Dr. Egbert Saavedra Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net AZ PPO HSA
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Tucson HMOx
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Egbert Saavedra

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