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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 60

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Dr. Stanko's Experience

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Dr. Stanko's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Renown Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St
Reno, NV 89502

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Sierra Eye Associates
Sierra Eye Associates
950 Ryland St
Reno, NV 89502
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    Dr. Stanko's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Conjunctivoplasty
    • Contact Lens Services
    • Coreoplasty
    • Cyclocryotherapy
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Pterygium Excision
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Anisocoria
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Anterior Scleritis
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Black Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blind Hypertensive Eye
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
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    • Duane Retraction Syndrome
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Entropion
    • Esotropia
    • Exotropia
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Harada's Disease
    • Headache
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Hypertropia
    • Hyphema
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Telangiectasia
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Solar Retinopathy
    • Stye
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Nevada.
    • 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 Nevada At Reno
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    University Nevada
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    University Nevada
    Complete in 1992

    Fellowship Hospital

    Calif Pacific Med Center
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Stanko & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Stanko's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
    • 23 Star Ratings
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stanko to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    23 responses

    Dr. Stanko's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    23 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.9 out of 5

    23 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    23 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Stanko

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.7 out of 5

    23 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    23 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    23 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

    23 responses

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    • Yes.

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    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • National Elevator
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • Providence Health Plans
    • Simplifi
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
    • TriWest Champus
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    Office Locations

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    Sierra Eye Associates
    950 Ryland St
    Reno, NV 89502
    (775) 329-0286 (Office)
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