Dr. Christopher Dickens, MD

Dr. Christopher Dickens, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Christopher Dickens, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Oakland, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

491 30th St Ste 103

Oakland, CA 94609

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net of California
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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4  Procedures

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 Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Va Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Calif
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dickens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Dickens Has been the the best Doctor in the world for taking care of my wife and her condition.He has gone over and beyond giving her the best care,treatment,kindness and understanding of a persons feelings.he even came in on his time off in order to take care of my wife in time of need.He will...more
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