Dr. Joseph Oldenburg, MD

OphthalmologyMaleAge 66

Dr. Oldenburg
Accepting new patients

Pacific Eye

628 California Blvd Ste D San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

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(805) 545-8100

Dr. Joseph Oldenburg, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Oldenburg to book an appointment.


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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Oldenburg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Oldenburg treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Oldenburg treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Eye Infections
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Oldenburg treats Eye Infections more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Oldenburg treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Corneal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Oldenburg treats Corneal Diseases more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Oldenburg treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Oldenburg's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Dr. Oldenburg accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA HMO
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Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
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Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
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Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
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EPO-CA
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Gold 80 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
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Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
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Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
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National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
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PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
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Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver 70 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO Off Exchange-CA
Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 87 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 94 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Dr. Oldenburg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Oldenburg

3.2

Based on 5 ratings

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  • Office environment (3)
What could be improved
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Dr Oldenburg has taken care of my eyes for at least 10 years, had cataract surgery in 2016 ,can still read without glasses 3 years later
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Hank in Paso Robles CA – Apr 12, 2018
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For many years I had only needed an Optometrist for the usual annual checkups plus monitoring my cataracts and eye pressure and both were acceptable. Three years ago I had an issue with my right eye that required a specialist and I was referred to Dr. Oldenburg who has been my Opthamologist since then. For the first two years my office visits were in Morro Bay and only needed to go to SLO for advanced testing. The new SLO office is a significant improvement over the old SLO office. The receptio
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide my patients with the best medical care possible.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

1990
Usc Estelle Doheny Eye Found
Residency Hospital
1981
Rainbow Babies and Child Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Case Western Reserve University
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Joseph Oldenburg, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Oldenburg frequently treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis), Eye Infections, and Corneal Diseases. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Oldenburg treats.

Where is Dr. Joseph Oldenburg, MD's office located?

Dr. Oldenburg's office is located at 628 California Blvd Ste D, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Oldenburg speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Pacific Eye

San Luis Obispo Office628 California Blvd Ste D San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
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