Dr. John C. Alden, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 83

2915 Telegraph Ave Ste 301
Berkeley, CA 94705
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Dr. Alden's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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  • Electrophysiology

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Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Summit
350 Hawthorne Ave
Oakland, CA 94609
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Camp
2450 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705

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  • Yes
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2915 Telegraph Ave Ste 301
Berkeley, CA 94705
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    Dr. Alden's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Electrophysiology
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    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Cataract
    • Dry Eyes
    • Glaucoma
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Temporal Arteritis
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    Background Check for Dr. Alden

    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

    Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Graduated in 1959

    Internship Hospital

    Lankenau Hospital
    Complete in 1960

    Residency Hospital

    New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
    Complete in 1963

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California-Berkeley
    Complete in 1965

    Undergraduate Schools

    Weill Cornell Medical College
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alden & Staff

    • English
    • German
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    Dr. Alden's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Camp

    • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Summit

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alden to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Alden's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alden

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    John C Alden MD
    2915 Telegraph Ave Ste 301
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510) 452-2020 (Office)
    (510) 280-9327 (Fax)
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