Dr. Tamela A. Martin, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 48

72301 Country Club Dr Ste 105
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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Eisenhower Medical Center
39 000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

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72301 Country Club Dr Ste 105
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Tamela Martin MD, Inc.
Tamela Martin MD, Inc
72301 Country Club Dr Ste 105
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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    Dr. Martin's Experience

    Dr. Martin's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmic Surgery
    • Oculoplastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Botox® Injection
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Eye Examination
    • Eye Procedure
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Glaucoma Treatment
    • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
    • Iridectomy
    • Laser Surgery
    • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Cataract Surgery Complications
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Cataracts
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Eye Infections
    • Eye Trauma
    • Eyelid Disorders
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    • Eyelid Growth
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hyphema
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Orbital Cellulitis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Strabismus
    • Stye
    • Tear Duct Disorders
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Martin

    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 California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    Mercy Hospital
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Stanford University Hospital
    Complete in 1997

    Undergraduate Schools

    Uc Berkeley
    Graduated in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Martin & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Martin's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.9
    • 17 responses
    • 1 review

    3.9 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in La Quinta, CA |

    Dr Martin performed cataract surgery on both my eyes about two years ago with outstanding success! I cannot recommend her highly enough.

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    Is Dr. Martin accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • Molina Healthcare
    • MultiPlan
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    Office Locations

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    72301 Country Club Dr Ste 105
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760) 568-3334 (Office)
    (760) 568-3335 (Fax)
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    Tamela Martin MD, Inc.
    Tamela Martin MD, Inc
    72301 Country Club Dr Ste 105
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760) 568-3334 (Office)
    (760) 568-3335 (Fax)
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