Dr. Calvin Mein, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(12)
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Dr. Calvin Mein, MD
I am a retinal specialist. I enjoy helping patients with complicated eye problems especially diseases such as macular degeneration, macular holes, epiretinal membranes, retinal detachments, and diabetic retinopathy. Please call if you have a special need or a special patient you would like to refer for care.

9480 Huebner Rd Ste 310

San Antonio, TX 78240

Contact Information
Dr. Calvin Mein, MD

Dr. Calvin Mein, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mein "I give my best."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
55

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Surgery
  • Panretinal Photocoagulation
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Pittsburg State Univeristy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Brook Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mein to family and friends
4.7
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Mein Says:

I appreciate the confidence that my previous patients and referring physicians have shown in me.

Dr. Mein's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
San Antonio, TX |
I JUST HAD MY FIRST VIST THIS WEEK. DR MEIN WAS EXCELLENT AND THROUGH. HIS STAFF WAS OUTSTANDING. FROM THE MOMENT OF SCHEDULING THE VISIT TO THE EXAM AND STUDIES DONE IT WAS EXCEPTIONAL.
Thank you for the kind words. I wish you the best!
in Kerrville Tx |
He is the best!
in Houston, TX |
Dr. Mein has repaired 4 detached retina's for me in the past and did a wonderful job. He also likes the burgers at Big :-)
in San Antonio, TX |
We found Dr. Medin, thoughtful, courteous and knowledgable. Pleasant and easy to speak with. He took his time answering all our questions, carefully considering options with the condition presented. His nurse was excellent also. Just a very nice experience over all.
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Dr. Mein accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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