Dr. Christopher Blanton, MD

Dr. Christopher Blanton, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
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57 y/o
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Accepting new patients

Dr. Christopher Blanton, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Colton, CA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Inland Eye Institute & Lasik

1900 E Washington St

Colton, CA 92324
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Blepharitis
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more than 81% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
normal
more than 76% of peers
Ectropion of Eyelid
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more than 66% of peers

Dr. Blanton'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blanton "Dr. Blanton is committed to providing you and your family the best possible medical treatment. Each patient is treated like family. Dr. Blanton strives to exceed patients expectations on every level and make each patient a top priority. He is dedicated to excellence in surgical and medical care of the human eye with attention to each patient s specific needs."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Error
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Photo Therapeutic Keratectomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • National Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blanton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blanton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blanton to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Blanton'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Blanton accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
    Whole HealthPrimeCare California HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Blanton has admitting privileges

St. Bernardine Medical Center
2101 N Waterman Ave
San Bernardino, CA 92404
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Loma Linda University Medical Center
11234 Anderson St
Loma Linda, CA 92354
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