Dr. Christina Butera, MD

Dr. Christina Butera, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christina Butera, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Sterling, VA. She is 50 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

21475 Ridgetop Cir Ste 300

Sterling, VA 20166

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 92% of peers
more than 39% of peers
Dry Eyes
more than 25% of peers

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Hypertropia
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Tear Duct Disorders


  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • The George Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Colorado
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Butera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Butera's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Butera to family and friends
based on 7 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Butera's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Washington, DC |
I took my son for 2nd opinion for lazy eye. Office staff are efficient and quick. The doctor aid/nurse was very good with young kids. Doctor was thorough and quick and clear. Overall a great experience. Definitely recommend her
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in Sterling VA |
This doctor has no bedside manners. Stay away. She literally walked in and out of my daughter's appointment in less than 2 minutes. All of the work was done by the techs. Unbelievable. She did not even discuss my daughter's condition to us. She needs glasses, that's all she said. This person has...more
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in Culpeper, VA |
We've been seeing Dr Butera for a few years now for both of my children with vision problems. I can't say enough good things about her. Have never felt rushed like you do with so many Dr.'s. She takes her time, is thorough, and is truly there for the patient. My husband is a physician so I can say...more
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Purcellville, VA |
Unbelievably impersonable and not willing to answer questions. She spent less than 30 seconds answering my questions and ran out of the appt. I am sorry but when it comes to my child, I need a doctor willing to at least look at me and answer my questions
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in Ashburn, VA |
Dr Butera has seen my son twice now. I value her input as part of his care team. She is knowledgable and trustworthy. She does a great job communicating with children that are nervous about being there or when they aren't following directions - i trust her as a provider. She explained his multiple...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Butera accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Butera has admitting privileges

Inova Loudoun Hospital
44045 Riverside Pkwy
Leesburg, VA 20176
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Reston Hospital Center
1850 Town Center Pkwy
Reston, VA 20190
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