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Rahul Bhola, MBA, MD Ophthalmology

Dr. Rahul Bhola, MBA, MD

Ophthalmology
Orange, CA 92868
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(714) 784-5694

About Dr. Rahul Bhola, MBA MD

Dr. Rahul Bhola, MBA, MD is a doctor primarily located in Orange, CA. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology.

Dr. Bhola, MBA has received the following awards:

Location

CHOC Children's Specialists Ophthalmology 1120 W La Veta Ave Ste 100 Orange, CA 92868
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Specialties

Dr. Rahul Bhola, MBA has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Rahul Bhola, MBA has the following 14 expertise

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
  • Cataract
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Blindness
  • Syndrome
  • Eye Movement Disorders (Ocular Motility)
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Pain
  • tearduct

Awards

8 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008)

    Patients' Choice Award 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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2015, 2009)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition 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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2013, 2012)

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - State Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2016, 2015, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

Education

25 Years Experience

University of Iowa

Graduated in 2006

Delhi University, India

Graduated in 1996

University of California Los Angeles

Graduated in 2004

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More about Dr. Rahul Bhola, MBA

An internationally recognized expert in pediatric ophthalmology, Dr. Bhola has over 15 years of experience specializing in the complete array of pediatric vision conditions and eye diseases. He is board-certified in ophthalmology with expertise in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus.


Dr. Bhola has received numerous awards both nationally and internationally and has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals. He has participated as an investigator in many NIH-sponsored trials and has been elected “Best Doctors in America” and “America’s Top Ophthalmologist” consecutively for many years. Dr. Bhola brings to CHOC a wealth of experience and expertise and has contributed immensely to the advancement of pediatric ophthalmology.


Dr. Bhola completed his medical degree and ophthalmology residency from the University of Delhi, India, and a second residency in ophthalmology from the University of Louisville, Kentucky where he served as chief resident. Dr. Bhola was visiting assistant professor and research fellow in ophthalmology at Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, and completed a clinical fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology at the University of Iowa. He serves as the division chief of CHOC Children’s Specialists Ophthalmology and is an associate clinical professor at UC Irvine School of Medicine.


Dr. Bhola provides comprehensive ophthalmology care including vision screening for refractive errors, screening, and treatment of amblyopia (lazy eye), ocular motility disorders like strabismus, tearing eyes, infantile and childhood cataract, childhood glaucoma, pediatric uveitis, traumatic eye injuries in children, retinopathy of prematurity and its complications, ocular manifestations of systemic diseases like Diabetes, Juvenile idiopathic arthritis, sickle cell diseases, craniosynostosis, pseudotumor cerebri, genetic and metabolic disorders.


Dr. Bhola’s research interests are focused on diseases resulting in irreversible vision loss in the pediatric population such as amblyopia, strabismus, retinopathy of prematurity, and pediatric glaucoma. He is also involved in research projects on better understanding the etiology and pathogenesis of Graves’ disease (thyroid eye disease) and its involvement in ocular motility. Dr. Bhola is also involved in research on dry eyes in the pediatric population.