Dr. Jeffrey Wasserstrom, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jeffrey Wasserstrom, MD
Dr. Jeffrey Wasserstrom, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in La Jolla, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Wasserstrom is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas and Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego.

9834 Genesee Ave Ste 209

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information
Dr. Jeffrey Wasserstrom, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Wasserstrom, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 85% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 88% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
30

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo

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

  • Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Suny-Downstate
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Ucsd
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wasserstrom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wasserstrom's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wasserstrom to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Wasserstrom'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
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wasserstrom accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    LocalPlus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wasserstrom has admitting privileges

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
4077 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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