Where Today's Eyes
See Tomorrow's Future

Citrus Valley Eyecare

Kavita Surti, MD

Ophthalmologist located in Covina, CA


Our Philosophy

At Citrus Valley Eyecare, our board certified ophthalmologists, will expertly diagnose and treat your eye disease using the latest state of the art technology. We will develop a relationship based on trust and understanding. This will provide you the utmost confidence that your eye health is in good hands.  Our mission and purpose is to ensure that Today's Eyes See Tomorrow’s Future.

About Dr. Surti

Dr. Kavita Surti founded Citrus Valley Eye Care in Covina, California, and serves patients in the greater San Gabriel Valley. She’s the medical director of this facility, which was named San Gabriel Valley’s Best Eye Practice in 2013 through 2016. Board certified and a leading specialist in ophthalmology for more than 13 years, Dr. Surti dedicates herself to providing the highest level of patient care and welcomes the opportunity to provide you with your eye health services.

Dr. Surti graduated summa cum laude from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and received her medical degree from Wayne State School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. After graduating with high academic honors, she then went on to complete a 3-year residency program in ophthalmology at the nationally renowned program of Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.

Dr. Surti understands vision is a precious and essential sense that we value, regardless of age.  When your vision is threatened by eye diseases or your eyes need surgical care, it can create feelings of vulnerability and fear. Dr. Surti maintains the highest level of patient communication and education in a compassionate, friendly environment so you feel in control of your eye health. An experienced microsurgeon, she uses the latest advancements in ophthalmic and surgical care, specializing in no-stitch cataract removal and implantation of astigmatic correcting and multifocal intraocular lenses. Consult Dr. Surti for eye care needs related to glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, macular degeneration, and dry eyes.

Dr. Surti is a member of a number of ophthalmic societies and takes part in ophthalmic research relating to glaucoma, corneal diseases, and macular degeneration. She also participates in a number of clinical trials innovating new advancements in eye care. She serves on a number of committees in the community and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

She welcomes all patients and is fluent in Spanish. Dr. Surti pledges to build a relationship of trust and understanding while serving your eye care needs.

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Insurance Policy

Prior to your visit, patients are responsible for obtaining any needed referrals or authorizations required by your insurance company. Our policy is to require payment of all co-pays and deductibles at time of check in. Your medical insurance covers medical health issues affecting your eyes like cataracts and diabetes. Vision plans like VSP, Eyemed, and MES cover exams specific to how your eyes see with glasses and or contact lenses. Please note that Medicare and some other insurance do not cover eyeglasses. If you are a Medicare patient without vision insurance there will be a discounted fee you have to pay.

You can use our Online Bill Pay!


Patient Portal

We are pleased to provide patients with secure, 24/7 access to their health records through the Citrus Valley Eyecare Patient Portal. Patients can safely and easily:

  • Update insurance/demographic information
  • View summary of chart notes
  • Refill requests
  • Answering questions about surgery
  • Access relevant health education materials


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Monday 8am - 5pm
Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm
Saturday By appointment only
Sunday Closed