Dr. Denise Satterfield, MD

Dr. Denise Satterfield, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
61 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 graduated from University Of California, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology.

Denise Satterfield, MD

83 Scripps Dr Ste 220

Sacramento, CA 95825
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adult Strabismus
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brown's Syndrome
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • 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
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sixth Nerve Palsy
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Strabismus-Like Double Vision
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Third Nerve Palsy
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Capsulotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery

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

Dr. Satterfield does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Satterfield and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Satterfield's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Satterfield to family and friends
4.1
based on 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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