Peter A. Karth

Retina specialist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology
Bio:   Dr. Peter Karth, MD, MBA - As a board-certified ophthalmologist and a vitreo-retinal physician and surgeon, Dr. Karth is currently on the faculty of the Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology as a Assistant Clinical Professor at The Byers Eye Institute. Dr. Karth has had excellent training in vitreoretinal surgery and disease. He underwent Retinal Fellowship training at the renowned Byers Eye Institute at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. He has previously completed his surgically intense ophthalmology residency at Medical College of Wisconsin in 2013. Dr. Karth attended the expansive ​University of Illinois at Chicago where he received his MD degree while concurrently completing his MBA degree at University of Chicago Booth School of Business where he concentrated in Entrepreneurship, Management, and Finance. Dr. Karth has contributed to many popular and peer-reviewed ophthalmic publications and has given several research presentations at national and international meetings. He is interested in medical device innovation, medical informatics applications, and healthcare clinical efficiency. Dr. Karth is a devoted clinician and surgeon.
4.7 out of 5
54 Patient Ratings
2 Patient Comments

Byers Eye Institute

Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Stanford University Hospital and Clinics (2015) CA
  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology (2014)
  • Internship: St Francis Hospital-Evanston (2010) IL
  • Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin (2013) WI
  • Medical Education: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine (2009) IL
4.8

Friendliness

4.6

Recommended to others

4.7

Explanations

4.6

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Inter personal manner was caring.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Scheduling appointments and being on time not good.

4.7 out of 5
54 Patient Ratings
2 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Inter personal manner was caring.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Scheduling appointments and being on time not good.