Dr. Aimee Edell, MD

Dr. Aimee Edell, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 33
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Dr. Aimee Edell, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in San Ramon, CA and has been practicing for 3 years. She graduated from Dartmouth College in 2010 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read her story

5801 Norris Canyon Rd Ste 200

San Ramon, CA 94583

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CBA Health Insurance
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Edell performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Blepharitis
high
more than 84% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Edell's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Edell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Edell "Aimée R. Edell is an educated and reliable ophthalmologist practicing in the city of San Ramon, CA. Dr. Edell attended Dartmouth Medical School, where she received her medical degree, and completed her residency in ophthalmology at New York University, finishing as chief resident. She then completed her fellowship in Cornea and External Diseases at Tufts University and Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston. Dr. Edell is a physician at East Bay Eye Center, where she sees patients for a variety of reasons including eye infections, dry eye consultations, management of corneal dystrophies and ectasias, cataracts, glaucoma, and flashers and floaters. She is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Edell "Dr. Edell is deeply committed to the well-being of her patients. She takes a thorough and precise approach to her consultations.  She believes in taking time to listen carefully to her patients in order to arrive at the correct diagnosis."

4  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Dystrophy, Epithelial Basement Membrane
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Capsule Clouding
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease

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16  Procedures

  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Photo Therapeutic Keratectomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Barnard College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • New York University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Manhattan Ear Nose Throat Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • New York University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Ophthal Cons Boston-Tufts U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edell's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edell to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Edell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

She listens carefully, responds professionally and with understanding of her patient’s medical needs. I quickly found her to be a warm and competently caring medical practitioner.
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