Dr. Christen Allaman, MD

Dr. Christen Allaman, MD

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Dr. Christen Allaman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

1665 Dominican Way Ste 122

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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About Me

Combining advanced skill, years of experience and compassionate care, Dr. Allaman is dedicated to helping patients of all ages improve, preserve and maintain the health of their eyes, with specialized treatment of many eye diseases and conditions. We...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Eye and Ear Institute Of Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
1993
Calif Pacific Mc
Internship Hospital
1992
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1986
University Of California, San Diego
Undergraduate School
1996
1993
1992
1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Top notch care from start to finish. Allaman and his entire staff are nothing but courteous and extremely professional. My new vision since having my cataracts done is 20/20 with the astigmatism totally gone and no glasses needed. I am amazed at the difference. Dr Allaman is VERY good and I have...Read More
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I had cataract surgery recently performed by Dr. Allaman and could not have had a better experience.From the initial examination to the follow up appointments I was constantly impressed by the professionalism of the staff and comfort of the facilities. All personnel from receptionists to surgeons...Read More
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Dr. Allaman did an outstanding job removing cataracts in my eye. He inserted the Symphony Lens, and I have amazing clarity of vision and see colors with remarkable vividness. Highly recommended!
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I wake up daily to a new world of vision. I had replacement lens cataract surgery with the premium replacement lens, a multi-focal lens, allowing vision for near, intermediate and far distances. Dr. Allaman didn't know if he could get perfect vision for all three because my eyes were borderline...Read More
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I have already bragged about how wonderful and efficient the office is. Dr Allaman has been fabulous and I tell everyone how grateful I am that he did my cataract surgery. I highly recommend it and him
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare
WellPoint