Dr. Prisca Diala, MD

Dr. Prisca Diala, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
37 y/o
(696)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Prisca Diala is a medical retina specialist at Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center. A Harvard-trained specialist in retinal and macular diseases and board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Diala joined the practice in 2012. She offers her patients the latest combination of diagnostic imaging, laser and injection therapy to treat various retinal disorders, including macular degeneration, diabetes and retinal vein occlusions. Her deep commitment to providing patients with high-quality, cutting-edge eye care has brought her numerous awards and accolades throughout her career. After receiving her bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, from Seton Hall University, Dr. Diala earned her medical degree at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. While completing residency at Howard University Hospital, where she served as chief resident during her final year, she received an award for Distinguished Excellence in Ophthalmic Knowledge. In addition to receiving several awards for her research endeavors, she attained highest honors by winning first place at the National Medical Association’s Annual Rabb-Venable Research Competition. As a result, she received a travel grant award to attend an Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology symposium to present her findings. During her fellowship at the Beetham Eye Institute/Joslin Diabetes Center of Harvard Medical School, Dr. Diala received a second invitation from the Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology to give an oral presentation on her research at Harvard at their national convention. Dr. Diala enjoys community service efforts and has traveled to Haiti for medical missions where she has provided medical and surgical eye care to hundreds of Haitians. As a patient advocate, she and her colleagues have visited with legislators on Capitol Hill to discuss major issues affecting the field of ophthalmology and patient care. She has professional affiliations with the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the National Medical Association and the American Society of Retina Specialists.

Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center

2002 Medical Pkwy Ste 320

Annapolis, MD 21401
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Avesis
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Davis Vision
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision
  • Tricare

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Prisca Diala is a medical retina specialist at Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center. A Harvard-trained specialist in retinal and macular diseases and board-certified ophthalmologist.She offers her patients the latest combination of diagnostic imaging, laser and injection therapy to treat various retinal disorders, including macular degeneration, diabetes and retinal vein occlusions.
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Dr. Diala's Experience

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Dr. Diala'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 sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Retina Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
20

Procedures

  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Vision Screening
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Seton Hall University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Umdnj Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • howard university hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Beetham Eye Institute, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Diala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology, Member
  • American Society of Retina Specialists, Member
  • National Medical Association, Member

Dr. Diala's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Diala to family and friends
4.7
based on 696 total reviews
Dr. Diala'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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Diala accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Avesis
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Davis Vision
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision
  • Tricare

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Hospitals where Dr. Diala has admitting privileges

Anne Arundel Medical Center
2001 Medical Pkwy
Annapolis, MD 21401
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