Dr. Walter M Vukcevich, MD



Ophthalmology     -  California,  Long Beach

 Overview

Dr. Walter M Vukcevich, MD works in Long Beach, California is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Li College Hospital in 1970. Dr. Vukcevich is affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Sequoia Hospital, Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Saint Mary Medical Center and practicing for 50 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Blepharitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
  • Diverticulitis
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita
  • Eyebrows, Duplication of, With Stretchable Skin and Syndactyly
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Stereotactic Lesions
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Tilia Tree Pollen Allergy
  • Transarterial Chemoembolization
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 50

 State License

  • California

 Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Li College Hospital

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Year completed: 1970

Residency Hospital


Kings Co Hospital


Year completed: 1973

Medical School


Suny Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

Brooklyn, NY, United States

Graduated: 1969

 Awards

1   AMA

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Long Beach Eye Center

2572 Atlantic Avenue
California (CA)
Long Beach,
90806

  (562) 424-0931
Office Volume:    30 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Long Beach Eye Center, 2572 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, California (CA), 90806




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Access Plus Savenet
  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
  • Basic HMO
  • Basic PPO
  • Blue & Gold HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Care Network HMO
  • Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • Employer Group HMO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • Humana
  • Individual and Family PPO
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • LocalPlus
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • Pathway X Direct Access PPO
  • Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Power Select HMO
  • Select Plus HMO
  • Select PPO
  • SmartCare HMO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • WholeCare Network HMO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Long Beach Memorial Medical Center photo


Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

2801 Atlantic Avenue California CA, Long Beach, 90806

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center is a hospital located in Long Beach, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 2 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 14 of 15 procedures.






Sequoia Hospital

170 Alameda De Las Pulgas California CA, Redwood City, 94062

Sequoia Hospital is an accredited, not-for-profit community hospital providing innovative and exceptional healthcare to Bay Area residents since 1950. We offer a full range of medical, surgical and specialty programs.


 (650) 367-5551


Northridge Hospital Medical Center photo


Northridge Hospital Medical Center

18300 Roscoe Boulevard California CA, Northridge, 91325

Northridge Hospital Medical Center is a hospital located in Northridge, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 9 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 8 of 15 procedures.



Saint Mary Medical Center photo


Saint Mary Medical Center

1201 Langhorne Newtown Road Pennsylvania PA, Langhorne, 19047

Saint Mary Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Langhorne, PA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 15 procedures.




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