Dr. Christopher M. DeBacker, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 51

1314 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 5104
San Antonio, TX 78258
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Methodist Hospital
7700 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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111 Dallas St
San Antonio, TX 78205

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1314 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 5104
San Antonio, TX 78258
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218 E Austin St
New Braunfels, TX 78130
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    Dr. DeBacker's Experience

    Dr. DeBacker's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
    • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Blepharorrhaphy
    • Dacryocystorhinostomy
    • Enucleation of Eye
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Facelift
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Orbit Evisceration
    • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
    • Orbital Surgical Procedures
    • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
    • Tear Drainage Surgery
    2
    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Essential Blepharospasm
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blepharoptosis
    • Blind Hypertensive Eye
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Entropion
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Eyelid Inflammation
    • Eyelid Lesions
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Glaucoma
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    • Graves' Disease
    • Hemifacial Spasm
    • Heterophoria
    • Keratitis
    • Lichen Amyloidosis
    • Lipoproteine Lipase Deficiency
    • Malignant Mesenchymal Tumor
    • Mullerian Aplasia
    • Multifocal Premature Beats
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Orbital Cellulitis
    • Orbital Diseases
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Skin Cancer
    • Tear Duct Disorders
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Trichiasis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Kaiser Permanente

    Residency Hospital

    Il Eye Ear Infirm
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke University Medical Center
    Complete in 1997
    University Of Arizona
    Complete in 2000

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of California

    Other Education

    University Of Arizona-General Cosmetic Surgery
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. DeBacker & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. DeBacker's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Baptist Medical Center

    • Methodist Hospital

    • Methodist Stone Oak Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. DeBacker

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.9
    • 15 responses

    3.9 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. DeBacker to family and friends

    3.9 out of 5

    15 responses

    Dr. DeBacker's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    14 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. DeBacker

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    1314 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 5104
    San Antonio, TX 78258
    (210) 495-2367 (Office)
    (210) 495-0155 (Fax)
    B
    DeBacker Cosmetic Surgery/ eyeplastx
    218 E Austin St
    New Braunfels, TX 78130
    (210) 495-2367 (Office)
    (210) 495-0155 (Fax)
    C
    DeBacker Cosmetic Surgery/ eyeplastx
    5014 Holly Rd
    Corpus Christi, TX 78411
    (210) 495-2367 (Office)
    D
    6999 McPherson Rd Ste 216
    Laredo, TX 78041
    (210) 495-2367 (Office)
    (210) 495-0155 (Fax)
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