Dr. Howard Bloom, MD

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Dr. Howard Bloom, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Kaiser Permanente Eye Services 1635 Divisadero St Ste 400, San Francisco, CA 94115 Get Directions
(415) 833-2020

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Dr. Bloom specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in San Francisco, CA. He practices at 2 locations.

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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Astigmatism
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Blepharitis
      • Blindness
      • Cataract
      • Chalazion
      • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Corneal Erosion
      • Corneal Ulcer
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Dry Eyes
      • Esotropia
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Floaters
      • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
      • Glaucoma
      • Herpetic Keratitis
      • Keratitis
      • Keratoconus
      • Nearsightedness
      • Orbital Cellulitis
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Pterygium
      • Retina Diseases
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Trichiasis
      • Ulcer
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects

      Procedures Performed

      • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Cornea Surgery
      • Cornea Transplant
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1984

      • Internship Hospital
        Jewish Hospital

        Completed in 1988

      • Residency Hospital
        University Cincinnt

        Completed in 1988

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Cincinnati

        Completed in 1989

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese
      • Spanish
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      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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