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Egbert Saavedra, MD

Dedicated to personalized care in a compassionate setting


Dr. Saavedra received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, VA. This was followed by internship at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia and Ophthalmology residency at Cole Eye Institute/Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, OH. Following residency, Dr. Saavedra completed a fellowship in medical and surgical retina at the Wilmer Eye Institute/Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Saavedra is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and has been practicing in Tucson since 2006.

Dr. Saavedra retired in December 2020.


Professional Memberships:

American Society of Retina Specialists
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Medical Association
Arizona Medical Association
Arizona Ophthalmology Society
Pima County Medical Society

If you have a Non-urgent matter regarding, Appointment Scheduling, Rescheduling, or Cancellation Please Text (520) 617-2852 for appointment requests.