Dr. Eric Blom, MD

Dr. Eric Blom, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
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Dr. Eric Blom, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Pueblo, CO and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 2000 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

27 Montebello Rd

Pueblo, CO 81001

Contact Information

(719) 545-1530

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Colorado Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Presbyopia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Nearsightedness
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blom "As an eye care provider at Rocky Mountain Eye Center our mission is to offer world-class, patient-centered vision care with hometown professional values.  We are focused on improving and maintaining the quality of life and visual well-being of the local individuals and families we serve.  Our staff provides the highest quality vision correction experience in Southern Colorado using state-of-the-art technology, contemporary medical training, ethical standards, trust, and confidence as our guide.  Stop by and visit one of our 8 locations.  You will find a friendly staff and a board of primary, medical, and surgical eye care specialists that are  leading the way in vision improvement and preventative care.  Visit us at http://www.rockymountaineyecenter.com/ for more information."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Low Vision
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Eyeglasses
  • Glaucoma Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Hospital University Ut
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Hospital University Ut
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Ne
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blom's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blom to family and friends
3.4
based on 5 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Blom's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Ogden, UT |
Very intelligent, kind, and trystworthy. I've known him for over 15 years.
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Denver, CO |
Very knowledgeable and straight to the point.
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in Pueblo co |
He does not show any emotion other than a negative attitude. He seems angry and spends as little time as he possibly can with me. O
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in Pueblo, Colorado |
Smart, caring, and very informative
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Blom accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Colorado Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Meritain Health
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
    Presbyterian Health Plan, Inc.
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    UMR
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Blom has admitting privileges

Parkview Medical Center
400 W 16th St
Pueblo, CO 81003
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St. Mary - Corwin Medical Center
1008 Minnequa Ave
Pueblo, CO 81004
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