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Dr. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD

Dr. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD

Age 52 Ocular Oncology* M
(5) 5 reviews

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Dr. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD works in Palo Alto, CA as an Ocular Oncology Specialist and has 28 years experience.

They are board certified in Ophthalmology and graduated from ALBANY MEDICAL COLLEGE in 1996. Dr. Mruthyunjaya has has worked on more claims relating to Eye Cancer, Benign Neoplasm of Eye and Benign Neoplasm of Choroid than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Mruthyunjaya has received an average rating of 5.0 from patients and has been reviewed 5 times. They are affiliated with Stanford Health Care and Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. Their office accepts new patients and has telehealth appointments. Dr. Mruthyunjaya practices at Practice in Palo Alto, CA and has additional offices in San Jose, CA and Stanford, CA.


  • Duke University School of Medicine, Other Education — 2016
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital London, University of London, Fellowship Hospital — 2005
  • Duke Eye Center, Fellowship Hospital — 2004
  • Strong Memorial Hospital University of Rochester, Internship Hospital — 1997
  • ALBANY MEDICAL COLLEGE, Medical School — 1996
  • Rensselaer, Undergraduate School — 1994

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  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today. See Dr. Mruthyunjaya's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Mruthyunjaya accepts telehealth appointments. See Dr. Mruthyunjaya's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Mruthyunjaya accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as many others.

Dr. Mruthyunjaya's office is located at 2452 Watson Ct Palo Alto, CA 94303. Find other locations and directions on MedicalNewsToday.

Dr. Mruthyunjaya frequently sees patients for Eye Cancer, Benign Neoplasm of Eye and Benign Neoplasm of Choroid. Check Dr. Mruthyunjaya's experience on other conditions or procedures on their MedicalNewsToday profile.

Dr. Mruthyunjaya has a star rating of 5.0/5 and has been reviewed 5 times.

Dr. Mruthyunjaya is board certified in Ophthalmology.

Dr. Mruthyunjaya has been practicing as an Ocular Oncology Specialist for 28 years.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Stanford Health Care
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center


  1. Practice

    1. 1
      Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Optometry
      2452 Watson Ct, Palo Alto, CA 94303 Directions (650) 723-6995
  1. Practice

    1. 2
      Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
      751 S Bascom Ave, San Jose, CA 95128 Directions (408) 793-2525
    2. 3
      1804 Embarcadero Rd Ste 100, Palo Alto, CA 94303 Directions (650) 723-4000
  1. Practice

    1. 4
      Stanford Hospital and Clinics
      300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305 Directions (650) 723-4000

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