Dr. Esther Penn, MD

Dr. Esther Penn, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Esther Penn, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Santa Rosa, CA. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

1017 2nd St

Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Contact Information

(707) 546-9800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Dystrophy
high
more than 86% of peers
Farsightedness
high
more than 82% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 79% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Penn "Esther Penn, M.D., a board-certified Ophthalmologist, joined the Eye Care Institute in 2014. Dr. Penn graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville in 1998, and completed a transitional internship at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Hospital in Denver. She completed her ophthalmologist residency at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center in Ann Arbor, where she received the Walter Parker Resident Teaching Award.

Dr. Penn worked at the Henry Ford Health System in the Detroit area for one year before moving to California in 2003, where she practiced at Kaiser Santa Rosa, Kaiser Petaluma/San Rafael, and Eye Associates of Sebastopol.

Specializing in the field of Ophthalmology, Dr. Penn is prepared to diagnose, treat, and perform various types of surgeries for diseases, injuries, or trauma of the eye. Dr. Penn may treat disorders such as glaucoma, corneal tumors, cataracts, retinal disorders, conjunctivitis, astigmatism and ocular tumors, among others."

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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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Eyelid 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

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Presbyterian-St. Lukes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Michigan Medical Center University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Penn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Penn's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Penn to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 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. Penn'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
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Penn accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Penn has admitting privileges

Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital
1165 Montgomery Dr
Santa Rosa, CA 95405
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Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital
30 Mark West Springs Rd
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
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