Dr. Diego Calonje, MD

Dr. Diego Calonje, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Diego Calonje, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1951 N Wilmot Rd Ste 15

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Floaters
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 88% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • U Tex Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Calonje has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Calonje's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Calonje to family and friends
5.0
based on 10 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Calonje's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Arizona
Dr. Calonje is one of a kind an a true professional. He was able to care for my parents very well. He gave my mother her sight back (she was dependent on glasses her entire life), now she doesn't even wear them. Dr. Calonje bedside manner is second to NONe
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