Dr. Erik Jansson, MD

Dr. Erik Jansson, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Erik Jansson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Arcata, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Iowa College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3798 Janes Rd Ste 16

Arcata, CA 95521

Contact Information

(707) 822-7222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 92% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 86% of peers
Stye
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Jansson'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

65  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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2  Procedures

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 Iowa College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Valley Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jansson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jansson's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jansson to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Jansson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

Gentleman. My favorite. Responsible and respect his patients and takes excellent care of his staff. Have been his patient for decades. Trust and honor him.
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Clear communication .Effective results. Very knowledgeable. Confidence building. I love this person. Any time you can relate on an even field without being talked down to is good. He is very grounded and authentic. I highly recommend Dr. To everyone . Also....Dee Ann is awesome and such a...more
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Dr. Jansson is a gifted surgeon. He performed two cataract surgeries on me July and August in 2015. A mole enjoyed better eyesight than I began with. Now, I have the gift of clear vision for the first time in my 60+ years! From not being able to determine how many fingers one is holding up from 3-4...more
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I would recommend Dr. Jansson. He has been very helpful to me and listens to what you have to say. Is friendly and caring about his patients. I've been going to him for a long time now and would not want any other ophthalmologist.
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