Dr. Deborah Alcorn, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 62

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Dr. Alcorn's Experience

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Dr. Alcorn's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Alcorn Performs

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
725 Welch Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
LUCILE PACKARD CHILDRENS HOSPITAL STANFORD MEDICAL GROUP
LUCILE PACKARD CHILDRENS HOSPITAL STANFORD MEDICAL GROUP
730 Welch Rd # 1
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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    Dr. Alcorn's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Other
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    • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
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    • Anisocoria
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Duane Retraction Syndrome
    • Esophoria
    • Esotropia
    • Exophoria
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Farsightedness
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
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    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Heterophoria
    • Hypertropia
    • Hypotropia
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mechanical Strabismus
    • Monofixation Syndrome
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Nystagmus
    • Orbital Cellulitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinoblastoma
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Solar Retinopathy
    • Strabismus
    • Stye
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Alcorn

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Ia Roy J & L Carver Com
    Graduated in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Indiana University Hosps
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alcorn & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Alcorn's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Lucile Packard Children's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alcorn

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    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alcorn to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Alcorn's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alcorn

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    LUCILE PACKARD CHILDRENS HOSPITAL STANFORD MEDICAL GROUP
    730 Welch Rd # 1
    Palo Alto, CA 94304
    (650) 497-8820 (Office)
    (650) 725-1420 (Fax)
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