Dr. Cristobal Cruz-Colon, MD

Dr. Cristobal Cruz-Colon, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 36
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Cristobal Cruz-Colon, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Miami, FL. He is 36 years old and has been practicing for 12 years. Read his story

8940 N Kendall Dr Ste 400E

Miami, FL 33176

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 8 More

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
high
more than 86% of peers
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
normal
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Cruz-Colon's bio

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
67

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, B
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, C
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, D
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, E
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, F
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, G
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, I
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, K
  • Glaucoma Acquired Secondary to Intraocular Neoplasm
  • Glaucoma Associated With Systemic Abnormalities
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma in Ciliochorodial Detachment
  • Glaucoma in Epithelial Ingrowth
  • Glaucoma in Intra Ocular Tumours
  • Glaucoma in Iridoschisis.
  • Glaucoma in Phacomatoses
  • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
  • Hazy Vision
  • Headache
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Pontifical Catholic University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Ponce School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • San Juan City Hosp-Pr Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Wills Eye Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cruz-Colon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cruz-Colon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cruz-Colon to family and friends
4.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Cruz-Colon's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Homestead, Fl |
Un excelente Profesional, soy paciente y estoy muy satisfecha con su apoyo Emocional, antes durante y después de cada proceder. Me gusta la forma clara y sencilla que me explica cada una de mis dudas sobre el tratamiento .Maravilloso equipo de trabajo. Muchas Gracias Dr,es una gran dicha contar con sus cuidados.!!!
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Dr. Cruz-Colon accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice Open Access POS
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • AvMed
    AvMed HMO
    AvMed POS
    AvMed PPO
    Medicare HMO
    Open Access
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access POS
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • ChoiceCare Network
    ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Commercial EPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Gold Plus
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
    Medicare PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medica
    Medicare HMO
  • Medicaid
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
    PHCS PPO
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • Preferred Medical Plan
    Preferred Medical Plan PPO
  • Simply Healthcare
    Medicare
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard

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Hospitals where Dr. Cruz-Colon has admitting privileges

Baptist Hospital of Miami
8900 N Kendall Dr
Miami, FL 33176
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