Dr. Christina Prescott, MD

Dr. Christina Prescott, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Christina Prescott, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Bel Air, MD and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University of Colorado At Denver in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology.

620 Boulton St

Bel Air, MD 21014

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
high
more than 89% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers
Senile Cataracts
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Prescott'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Prescott "Christina R. Prescott, M.D., Ph.D. specializes in medical and surgical management of corneal diseases and complex cataracts. She works with patients to help them achieve their maximum visual potential using the most advanced surgical techniques, including modern cataract surgery and corneal transplantation (keratoprosthesis, endothelial keratoplasty, anterior lamellar keratoplasty). She is an assistant professor at Johns Hopkins, where she develops and teaches new surgical techniques."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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13  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Hospital Of St. Raphael
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Prescott has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prescott's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prescott to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Prescott'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Prescott did my cataract surgery on my right eye. I have had problems since the surgery. I have been back six times and the problem still exists. On my last visit I waited a long time to be seen. Other patients who arrived after me were seen first. When I questioned this Dr. Prescott went off...more
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