Dr. R Jones III, MD

Dr. R Jones III, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Dr. R Jones III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 75 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 1943 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

9350 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Jones III' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jones III "R. Carter W. Jones III, MD, PhD, is a board-certified anesthesiologist who specializes in pain management. As a pain management specialist, he evaluates, diagnoses and treats all forms of pain, with a particular interest in patients with chronic visceral pain and cancer-related pain. Dr. Jones uses a variety of treatment modalities to reduce suffering and restore function, including conservative and complementary approaches, medications and interventional techniques. He specializes in intrathecal “pain pumps" for drug delivery to treat severe, chronic pain. His research focuses on understanding causes of many types of chronic pain and identifying ways to predict an individual’s response to pain treatments. He is also involved in developing new treatments for those with chronic pain. Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, he was a fellow in pain medicine at UC San Diego Health. He completed his residency training in anesthesia at UC San Francisco and an internship in internal medicine at the University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center and earned his medical degree and doctorate in pharmacology at University of Iowa’s Carver College of Medicine. Dr. Jones is board-certified in anesthesiology and pain medicine. "


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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated



  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

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.


  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1943
  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jones III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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