Dr. David Campbell, MD

Dr. David Campbell, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. David Campbell, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1972 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4060 4th Ave Ste 405

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 87% of peers
more than 79% of peers
Bell's Palsy
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Campbell'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. Campbell "David C. Campbell, M.D. is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who has practiced in the Hillcrest area since 1980. He is a graduate of Cornell University and the University of Rochester School of Medicine and trained in both Ophthalmology and Internal Medicine but limits his practice to Ophthalmology. We pride ourselves on personalized attention to each patient and have superb staff to help you with your eye care."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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7  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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.


  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • University Calif San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Calif San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Campbell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Campbell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Campbell to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Campbell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very knowledgeable. Had cataract surgery, follow-up appts w/Dr. Campbell began very next day. Patience in explanations of procedures, anything else. I felt like an individual with a doctor who cared about me. Great staff.
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