Dr. Devron H. Char, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 68

45 Castro St
San Francisco, CA 94114
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Dr. Char:

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Dr. Char's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

California Pacific Medical Center - California
3700 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94118

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
45 Castro St
San Francisco, CA 94114
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    Dr. Char's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Canthotomy
    • Conjunctivoplasty
    • Cyclocryotherapy
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Enucleation of Eye
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Iridectomy
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
    • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
    2
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blindness
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Eye Melanoma
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Retinoblastoma
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
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    Background Check for Dr. Char

    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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Graduated in 1970

    Internship Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1971

    Residency Hospital

    Ucsf Medical Center
    Complete in 1977

    Fellowship Hospital

    National Cancer Institute
    Complete in 1974
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Char & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Char's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Char

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Char to family and friends

    33 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Char's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    32 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    33 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    33 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 32 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Char
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    33 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    33 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    33 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    33 responses
    below
    national average

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    45 Castro St
    San Francisco, CA 94114
    (415) 522-0700 (Office)
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    Under 10 minutes
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