Dr. Christina R. Prescott, MD

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Dr. Christina R. Prescott, MD

Ophthalmology | Female

Wilmer Eye Inst Parris- Castoro 620 Boulton St, Bel Air, MD 21014 Get Directions
(410) 836-7010

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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.Read more

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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 on me. Very unprofesdional!! Thecofficecstaff was great however
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects

Procedures Performed

  • 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 Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Colorado At Denver

    Graduated in 2002

  • Internship Hospital
    Hospital Of St. Raphael
  • Residency Hospital
    Yale University
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Harvard Medical School
  • Undergraduate School
    Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons

    Graduated in 1998

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
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  • No board actions found
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Dr. Prescott's Care Philosophy

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.