Dr. Zak Tadrous

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Location:
Abbotsford, British Columbia Map External Link
Gender:M
Specialty:Ophthalmologist
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Practice: Tadrous Z Dr
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Phone:604-852-2040
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Profile updated 28/03/09    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 4.0 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 18 reviews. Dr. Zak Tadrous has a good overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Ophthalmologist-related: eye treatment, eye diseases, vision, eye surgery, corneal surgery, oculoplastics and reconstruction surgery, intraocular lens implantation, refractive surgery, cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, glaucoma, low vision, uveitis, corneal infections, hereditary dystrophies, eye laser surgery, vision correction surgery
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30/03/14 SYSTEM: 1 negative duplicate or disallowed ratings automatically removed 
RID: 5188585
17/02/14 5 4 5 5 I was in to see Dr.Tadrous for a routine eye exam. He found that I had a retinal detachment. I was sent to the Retina specialist right away. I found Dr. Tadrous to be very helpful and kind. Although there was a time of sitting in the waiting room to see him. But it was worth it in the end. He was very knowledgeable and his staff was amazing. The one lady at the front counter even took the time to print directions to the Retina specialist for me. All I can say is thank you Dr. Tadrous. I believe that you have saved my vision. thank you  Respond
RID: 3634476
17/12/13 5 4 5 5 Dr.Tadrous has been my eye specialist for years, I was in recently and also noticed the change in staff, but found them to be very helpful and polite. Dr.tadrous was running late but was informed of that when I asked how long it may be. Dr.Tadrous didnt make me feel rushed knowing he was behind, which is reassuring because you know hes being very thorough. Id recommend him to anyone! 
Insurance: BC Med
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RID: 3630107
11/12/13 5 5 5 5 Dr. Tadrous is an excellent experience doctor. Everybody on staff was friendly, kind, caring and helpful. He takes time to answer all the questions. Dr.Tadrous himself has a very positive and always smiling. Defiantly I would recommend Dr.Tadrous to anyone, he is the best.  Respond
RID: 3626342
06/12/13 1 1 1 3 We've visited Dr Tadrous many times and each time the wait was super long. He knows what he is doing but recently there has been a new group of staff working at the front desk. They are very inappropriate and not very professional. One of the staff members was not on duty and brought her kids. They were behind the counters and very loud. The patients were not being helped at all. One of the secretaries named Amber was not paying attention to her work or answering calls. Very rude and not a very good experience.  Respond
RID: 2874694
24/09/13 5 5 5 5 My father is 93. He is hard of hearing as well as having eye issues. The staff and doctor treated him with patience and respect which is often not the case. 
Insurance: BC Med
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RID: 2590027
19/03/13 1 1 1 3 I went somewhere else for my surgery because he had no experience with the lens I wanted. I did not want to be his first experiment, the supplier of the lens recommended someone else. They phoned me and told me not to come back. Apparently I hurt their feelings and pocket book.  Respond
RID: 2466730
05/11/12 3 5 5 5 I did not meet the staff. I can't submit my comments without filling that group in. I was sent from emergency in Chwk. Dr Tadrous met me at the clinic door at 5:30 PM on a Sunday. He was dressed as though he was going to attend a social event. He was courteous and efficient. After a thorough exam, he explained his findings along with his recommendation and reassurance. Tomorrow I will see a retinologist to have laser surgery. Thank you Dr Tadrous... 
Insurance: BC Med
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RID: 2422399
11/09/12 2 3 3 3 Had cataract surgery and when I called for a follow up appointment due to blurred vision I could not get an appointment but rather was just told to "see an optomologist". Not very reassuring aftercare......... 
Paid (or co-pay): $800
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25/03/12 SYSTEM: 2 positive duplicate or disallowed ratings automatically removed 
RID: 1693127
21/01/12 4 3 4 5 I guess he's a very good Dr but..His practice is a huge bldg with impressive decor; 20-30 people in waiting area. He is the ONLY Dr. He rushes from tiny exam room to tiny exam room. There are many of them. Rushs in ..no warm-up preliminaries (as self introduction or handshake etc), examines,&rushs to the next one. I did not see any hand washing, but there are lots of hand sanitizers in halls. Employs alot of staff which are all very good.  Respond
RID: 1679206
06/01/12 4 4 5 5 very helpful and knowledgeable. good location doctor was on time which was appreciated  Respond
RID: 1546886
26/09/11 5 5 5 5 It was life changing going and being under Dr. Tadrous’ care. Cataract surgery took place and touches up by laser have been like magic. Dr. Tadrous is truly genius, very professional, caring and all my questions and concerns were met with patience and care. I would highly recommend Dr. Tadrous without a second of hesitation. Bless you Dr. Tadrous.  Respond
RID: 1529499
04/09/11 5 5 5 5 I had some complications, Cataracts and retinal disorder, then my Optometrist told me "I will refer you to the best Ophthalmologist in twon and it was the best thing happened to me. Dr. Tadrous is highly knowledgable and manage my whole situation to get an incredibale results. Moreover, he is very caring, would fit me in his very schedule. I would difintley recommend him to anyone. Thank you so much Dr. Tadrous.  Respond
RID: 1236242
24/08/10 1 1 1 2 I was referred to Dr.Tadrous unfortunately. I found him to be higly arrogant and inconsiderate. I waited for over an hour for my sceduled appointment. Dr.Tadrous did not explain or apolize for been late or for the inconvenience he was causing his patients. Dr. Tadrous then attemped to explain my test results. The Dr. seemed to struggle with his notes and talk in circles with no direction. Unbelievable... He should have paid me for the hour!  Respond
RID: 1184752
07/06/10 5 5 5 5 Brilliant doctor, highly knowledgeable, pleasant and he is the best! If only other doctors were like him.... He recently performed minor surgery on me and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to anyone I know. Words can't express my appreciation. Thank you Dr. Tadrous!!!!  Respond
 
06/06/10 SYSTEM: 2 positive duplicate or disallowed ratings automatically removed 
RID: 1169374
 
14/05/10 1 2 1 1 This Doctor has permanently ruined my vision by inserting a lense off centre during cataract surgery. It's unfortunate that I live in Canada where you can't sue a doctor unless you can find another doctor with equal or greater credentials that will agree that the surgery was botched and the doctors in Canada stick together believe me. I have to live with the shadow of a half moon when looking through my left eye. In certain light I can be looking to the left and see what's on my right as clear as day. I wouldn't recommend this specialist to anyone as in my case he hasn't taken responsibility for his actions and refuses to admit he made an error.  Respond
RID: 1149678
14/04/10 2 3 2 3 Went in for eye problems and was booked for 3 more. Was told to take eye drops that could change the color of eyes permananently b/c of pressure behind one eye and possible candidate for macular degeneration. Family doctor sent me to another specialist who did the same tests and did not find any indication of being a possible candidate for macular degeneration, the eye drops or future appointments. I personally would not go back.  See Responses
RID: 1038862
20/11/09 5 5 5 5 Had cataract surgery, went very well. Have heard all very very good reports about Dr. Tadrous from friends and family. Would highly recommend him. I rate him the highest rates.  Respond
RID: 850726
02/04/09 5 5 5 5 Dr. Tadrous has been my doctor for about a year. I have always found him to be highly professional, kind and very knowledgeable and he always takes the time to answer any/all questions/concerns that I might have. Thank you Dr. Tadrous.  Respond
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