Dr. George Simon, MD

Dr. George Simon, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. George Simon, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Concord, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Brooklyn / College Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

1390 Willow Pass Rd Ste 120

Concord, CA 94520

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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
more than 13% of peers
Senile Cataracts
more than 7% of peers
more than 6% of peers

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Dr. Simon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Simon "Dr. George Simon is a board certified ophthalmologist recognized in 15 states, who specializes in laser vision correction - including LASIK - and refractive surgery. Recognized as a leader in the field, he was the first to perform refractive surgery in the Bay Area, as well as first in the state of California to perform radial keratotomy (RK) in 1980 to correct nearsightedness. To date, Dr. Simon has performed more than 85,000 LASIK procedures and 10,000 cataract procedures. A graduate of State University of New York (SUNY) in New York City, Dr. Simon completed his internship in San Francisco and his residency in ophthalmology at SUNY, and is an American Academy of Ophthalmology Fellow and Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology. Among his many professional accomplishments, he also received his JD degree from John F. Kennedy Law School in 1993 and is a member of the California State Bar Association."


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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

5  Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Farsightedness
  • Nearsightedness
  • Senile Cataracts

2  Procedures

  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)

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.


  • State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Brooklyn / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Chldns Hosp-Adult Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • SUNY Dwnst-Kings Co Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Simon's Reviews

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Dr. Simon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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