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Dr. Philip Ngai, MD

4.9 (37)
Map Pin Small Redwood City, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Philip Ngai, MD

Dr. Philip Ngai, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Redwood City, CA. Patients rated Dr. Ngai an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Ngai works at Sequoia Eye Group in Redwood City, CA with other offices in West Covina, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Eye Infections, Disorder of Choroid and Retinal Dystrophy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Ngai's Office Locations

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    Sequoia Eye Group
    162 CLINTON ST, Redwood City, CA 94062 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (650) 839-2020
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    San Gabriel Valley Eye Group
    1250 S Sunset Ave Ste 205, West Covina, CA 91790 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (626) 960-3741

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Mills-Peninsula Medical Center
  • Sequoia Hospital
  • Emanate Health Inter-Community Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency


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Eye Infections
Disorder of Choroid
Retinal Dystrophy

Treatment frequency

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Eye Infections
Disorder of Choroid
Retinal Dystrophy
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Choroidal Dystrophy
Corneal Diseases
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Macular Hole
Retinal Hemorrhage
Visual Field Defects
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Chronic Conjunctivitis
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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Accommodation Disorders
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
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Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chorioretinal Scars
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Retinopathy
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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Eyes
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Eye Cancer
Eyelid Disorders
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
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Ocular Hypertension
Paralytic Strabismus
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Senile Cataracts
Squamous Blepharitis
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Tear Duct Disorders
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Contact Lens Fitting Services
Contact Lens Treatment
Dilation of Outflow Canal
Blocked Tear Duct
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Convergence Insufficiency
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Diabetic Cataracts
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Foreign Body in Eye
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Lazy Eye
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Pituitary Gland Cancer
Extracapsular Cataract Extraction
Eye Examination
Eye Exams for Glasses
Eye Procedure
Eye Surgery
Glaucoma Medical Therapy
Glaucoma Surgery
Glaucoma Treatment
Humphrey Visual Field Test for Glaucoma
Incisional Glaucoma Surgery
Laser Eye Surgery
Laser Surgery
Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
Ophthalmic Microsurgery
Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
Sutureless Cataract Surgery
YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    About Dr. Philip Ngai, MD

    • Ophthalmology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    • 1649614215
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Ngai has seen patients for Eye Infections, Disorder of Choroid and Retinal Dystrophy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ngai on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    37 patients have reviewed Dr. Ngai. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ngai.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Ngai, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Ngai appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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