Dr. Jaime Membreno, MD

Dr. Jaime Membreno, MD

Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Jaime Membreno, MD is an ophthalmic vitreous surgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1998 and specializes in ophthalmic vitreous surgery.

40 Temple St Ste 1B

New Haven, CT 06510

Contact Information

(203) 785-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
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Top Care Areas

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

Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
very high
more than 98% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 98% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Membreno'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Membreno "Our commitment is to care for our patients with the same compassion and skill that we would desire for ourselves. Impressive outcomes and dedicated care has made Retina Macula Specialists trusted by ophthalmologists, optometrists and other medical specialists for their patients with retina disease."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

71  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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30  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Injection Therapy
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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 Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Med Sch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Membreno has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Membreno's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Membreno to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Membreno's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Membreno and his staff were kind enough to fit me into a busy schedule to evaluate a possible problem with my retina while I was on vacation in Florida. I feel very fortunate to have been able to get timely, excellent treatment for what turned out to be a torn retina. I have now had three...more
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Absolutely excellent Doctor and a complete professional. I was terrified when I learned that I had to have injections in my eyes but Dr. Membreno did it painlessly and treats me as a VIP at every visit. His staff are also caring and first class. If you want a Doctor who knows his stuff then Dr....more
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I have Diabetes , Dr Membreno helped me recover my vision and has been so caring for several years. The surgery and treatments have a life changing experience , many thanks to him and his staff.
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This doctor is beyond words. He is very patient, caring and takes his time with you. He explains the procedure very thoroughly. The staff are very professional as well friendly, Just like another patient in their comments has mentioned, I wish most doctors are like him. I would recommend him in a...more
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Dr. Membreno is a great professional; the vocation comes before the profession in his life. He is attentive and has empathy for the patient. I recommend to all people his professional services. He has a great team in your clinic. The work done in your clinic is with excellence. I was very pleased...more
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