Dr. Lon Poliner, MD

Dr. Lon Poliner, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
(6)
Save
Dr. Lon Poliner, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology.

9850 Genesee Ave Ste 700

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Poliner

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Chorioretinal Scars
normal
more than 81% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
normal
more than 79% of peers
Retina Diseases
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Poliner'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

17  Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

5  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal 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

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • St Johns Mercy Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Wash University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Wash University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poliner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Poliner does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Poliner and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Poliner's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poliner to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Poliner'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

    10 to 15 minutes
Image of Dr. Poliner
Are you Dr. Poliner?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!