Dr. Denise Satterfield, MD

Dr. Denise Satterfield, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
62 y/o
(9)

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Dr. Denise Satterfield, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. She specializes in ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology.

Denise Satterfield, MD

83 Scripps Dr Ste 220

Sacramento, CA 95825
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Exotropia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Diplopia
very high
more than 94% of peers
Esotropia
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Satterfield'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

66  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Strabismus
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brown's Syndrome
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fourth Nerve Palsy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Leucocoria
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pediatric Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Reading Disorders
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sixth Nerve Palsy
  • Strabismus
  • Strabismus-Like Double Vision
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Third Nerve Palsy
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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11  Procedures

  • Capsulotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • 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.

Education

  • University of California At San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of California, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • UC Davis Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Uc Davis Department Of Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Smith Kettlewell Eye Research Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Satterfield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Satterfield's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Satterfield to family and friends
9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Satterfield's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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