Dr. Joan Kaestner, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 65
(2)
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Dr. Joan Kaestner, MD
Dr. Joan Kaestner, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Encinitas, CA. She is 65 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Kaestner is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas.

477 N El Camino Real

Encinitas, CA 92024

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Dr. Joan Kaestner, MD

Dr. Joan Kaestner, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Kaestner's Experience

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Dr. Kaestner's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
25

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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Procedures

  • 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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Pacific Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of California, San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Harvard Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Duke Medical School Mosby Book Award for Student Leadership,
  • Asbury Award for Outstanding Resident Paper,
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaestner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaestner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaestner to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Kaestner'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Kaestner accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    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
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kaestner has admitting privileges

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
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