Dr. Bruce Kirschner, MD

OphthalmologyMaleAge 68

Dr. Bruce Kirschner, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Burlingame, CA and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Georgetown U, School of Medicine medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with Mills-Peninsula Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kirschner to book an appointment.

Dr. Kirschner

Bruce I Kirschner, M.d.

1828 El Camino Real Ste 404 Burlingame, CA 94010

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    Cataract surgery. Dr. Kirschner was totally professional and when he was done, I put my glasses away. No need for them anymore. Weird. I had worn glasses since my 30's and now in my 70's, they are in a drawer.
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Bruce Kirschner, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Burlingame, CA and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Georgetown...Read more

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1981
    Medstar-Georgetown University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1978
    Scripps Mercy Hospital-San Diego
    Internship Hospital
    1977
    Georgetown U, School of Medicine
    Medical School

    Languages

    • English
    • French
    • Spanish

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

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    What are Dr. Bruce Kirschner, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Kirschner frequently treats Allergic Conjunctivitis, Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis), and Conjunctival Hemorrhage. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kirschner treats.

    Where is Dr. Bruce Kirschner, MD's office located?

    Dr. Kirschner's office is located at 1828 El Camino Real Ste 404, Burlingame, CA 94010. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. Bruce Kirschner, MD speak?

    Dr. Kirschner speaks Spanish, French, and English. View profile to see all.

    Does Dr. Bruce Kirschner, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Kirschner has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    Experience and Background Checks

    Experience
    Background

    Background Check

    No malpractice claims found for California
    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
    No board actions found for the years we collect data
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    Dr. Kirschner's Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    Allergic Conjunctivitis
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Kirschner treats Allergic Conjunctivitis more than 97% of his peers

    Dr. Kirschner treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

    Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Kirschner treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 96% of his peers

    Dr. Kirschner treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

    Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Kirschner treats Conjunctival Hemorrhage more than 96% of his peers

    Dr. Kirschner treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

    Dr. Kirschner's conditions and procedures:

    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Cataracts
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Floaters
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Migraine
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Hemangioma
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Tear Duct Disorders
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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    Dr. Kirschner accepts

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    (650) 692-8788

    Dr. Kirschner accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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    Advantage-CA HMO
    Advantage-CA PPO
    Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
    Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
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    Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
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    Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
    Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
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    Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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    Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
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    Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
    Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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    Locations

    Practice

    Bruce I Kirschner, M.d.1828 El Camino Real Ste 404 Burlingame, CA 94010
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    Peninsula Ophthalmology Group

    Peninsula Ophthalmology Group1720 El Camino Real Ste 225 Burlingame, CA 94010
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Kirschner is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Mills-Peninsula Medical Center

    Burlingame, CA

    81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

    23 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)