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Peter A. Karth, MD, MBA 

is proud to join

OREGON EYE CONSULTANTS

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Oregon Eye Consultants (OEC), located in Eugene, Oregon with seven offices located throughout Western Oregon, is the the leading provider of vitreoretinal care in Western Oregon.  OEC has experienced significant growth over the last few years and Dr. Peter Karth is joining this primer organization to help continue bringing superb patient-centered retinal care to patients throughout the Willamette Valley and Coastal Oregon.  Here, Dr. Peter Karth will add to OEC's Best In Class reputation and continue his commitment to exceptional patient care and patient satisfaction.  

Dr. Peter Karth comes to OEC from the faculty of Stanford University Department of Ophthalmology where he was an Assistant Clinical Professor and remains on the Stanford University faculty as an Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor. 


 
 

Click to read this very positive endorsement and welcome to Dr. Karth, from Jeff Goldberg MD, Chairman of the Stanford University Department of Ophthalmology.  Thanks for your kind words, Jeff!    

Click here to see Dr. Karth on the Stanford departmental webpage for Adjunct Faculty.

We are pleased that [Dr. Karth] will remain associated with the Department of Ophthalmology… Please join me in wishing him the very best!
— Jeff Goldberg MD, Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at Stanford University
I am thrilled with the outcome of the events leading to this appointment. I look forward to my ongoing association with Stanford Ophthalmology.
— Peter Karth, MD, MBA, Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Stanford Univeristy

Peter A. Karth, MD, MBA

Peter A. Karth, MD, MBA

BIO

Peter A. Karth, MD, MBA is a board-certified ophthalmologist and vitreoretinal physician and surgeon.  Dr. Karth has had excellent training and extensive experience in ophthalmologic and retinal disease and surgery. He completed his Vitreoretinal Fellowship training at Stanford University, and subsequently joined the clinical faculty as an Assistant Clinical Professor, as well as serving on the teaching faculty at the Byers Eye Institute at Stanford University as a Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor. He previously completed his surgically intense ophthalmology residency at Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Karth attended University of Illinois at Chicago for medical school, while concurrently completing his MBA degree at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Dr. Peter Karth has contributed to many popular and peer-reviewed ophthalmic publications and has given many research presentations at national and international conferences. He consults for Silicon Valley's most prestigious tech firms, including Google and Apple. Dr Karth is interested in medical device/drug innovation.  Above all else, Dr. Peter Karth is a devoted clinician and surgeon.

Dr. Peter Karth - Photo By John Baretto:  www.johnbarretophotography.com

Dr. Peter Karth - Photo By John Baretto:  www.johnbarretophotography.com

 
Dr. Karth is amazing! ... Highly recommended doctor!
— Roberta (real patient review)

Dr. Peter Karth specializes treatment and management of vitreoretinal disease. His area of focus is minimally invasive small incision sutureless and painless retinal surgery for delicate retinal pathologies such as floaters removal, macular holes, epiretinal membranes, macular pucker, as well as complex retinal detachments and surgical diabetic disease, Dr. Karth leverages his experience to focus on successful outcomes and a superior patient experience at every step. In the clinic, Dr. Karth and his team provide cutting-edge patient care and the unparalleled patient experience in the diagnosis and treatment of macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and retinal vascular occlusions. Dr. Karth and Oregon Eye Consultants have implemented clinic standards to reduce patient wait times, improve outcomes, provide vision-saving care to all his patients. 

 
 

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clinical interests 

  • Macular Degeneration: Wet and Dry, injections & other vision saving treatments
  • Diabetic Eye Disease: Screening, Medical/Surgical, including complicated cases
  • Pathologies of the Vitreous: including Flashes & Floaters, vitreous separations
  • Central Serous Retinopathy: including non-damaging low power laser treatments
  • Epiretinal Membranes (pucker) & Macular Holes: low impact, successful treatment
  • Retinal Tears and Retinal Detachments: laser & surgical treatments
  • Visually Significant Vitreous Floaters: clear & honest discussion of risk of treatment, low risk surgery for the right candidates

Focusing on minimally invasive small incision sutureless and painless surgery for delicate procedures such as floaters removal, macular holes, epiretinal membranes and macular pucker, Dr. Karth leverages his experience to focus on successful outcomes and a superior patient experience at every step. In the clinic, Dr. Karth and his team provide cutting-edge patient care and the unparalleled patient experience in the diagnosis and treatment of macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and retinal vascular occlusions. Dr. Karth has implemented clinic standards to reduce patient wait times, improve outcomes, provide vision-saving care to all his patients. 

 
You are an amazing Doctor!
— Roya (real patient comment)
 

Education

knowledge

experience

 

 
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passion for vision 

Dr. Karth is very active in the ophthalmic and retina community, locally, nationally, and internationally.
 
 

active

Member of AAO YO Sub-Committee for Advocacy

Editorial Board member of  AAO EyeWiki Retina, EC Ophthalmology, SRL Ophthalmology.

member

American Board of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Society of Retinal Specialists

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Board Certified Ophthalmologist by American Board of Ophthalmology

State Licensed Physician: Oregon, California, Washington, Wisconsin, Texas

 

Outside the clinic...