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Dr. Peter Savino, MD

Ophthalmology*
1.0 (7)
Map Pin Small La Jolla, CA
Accepting new patients
56 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Peter Savino, MD

Dr. Peter Savino, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in La Jolla, CA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 56 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from University of Bologna School of Medicine and Surgery and is affiliated with UC San Diego Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Savino an average 1.0 star rating.

Dr. Savino works at Practice in La Jolla, CA with other offices in San Diego, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Paralytic Strabismus along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Savino's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Regents of the University of Uc
    9415 CAMPUS POINT DR, La Jolla, CA 92093 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 534-6290
  2. 2
    Uc San Diego
    200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 534-6290
  3. 3
    University of California San Diego Jacobs Medical Center
    9300 Campus Point Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 534-6290

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  • UC San Diego Medical Center

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Paralytic Strabismus
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Paralytic Strabismus
Strabismus
Blindness
Diplopia
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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Optic Neuritis
Visual Field Defects
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anisocoria
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Bell's Palsy
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Cataract
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Chorioretinitis
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Dry Eyes
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Eye Cancer
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Headache
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Heterophoria
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Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Migraine
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Mydriasis
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Nystagmus
Ocular Hypertension
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Senile Cataracts
Tear Duct Disorders
Vitreous Hemorrhage
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Eye Test
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Ultrasound, Eye
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    About Dr. Peter Savino, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 56 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Italian
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    NPI Number
    • 1467451898
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Bologna School of Medicine and Surgery
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Peter Savino, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Savino is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Savino accepts Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Savino has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Savino has seen patients for Paralytic Strabismus, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Savino on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Savino. The overall rating for this provider is 1.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Savino.

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