Dr. Richard Jones, MD

Dr. Richard Jones, MD

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60 y/o
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Dr. Richard Jones, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.

Eye Site Sacramento Medical Group

4925 J St

Sacramento, CA 95819
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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

Stye
very high
more than 96% of peers
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 89% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 79% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • 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
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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

  • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University of Arizona
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jones has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jones' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jones to family and friends
4.8
based on 43 total reviews (21 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Jones' 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

Patient Comments (21)

in Lincoln, CA
Dr. Jones is a consummate professional. He was highly recommended to me by Dr. Stephen Wong..........which proved to be an exceptional recommendation. Dr. Jones and his highly competent staff (Receptionists, Medical Assistants, Surgery Coordinator "Marie", etc.) all make you as a patient feel...more
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in Sacramento, California
I would definitely recommend Dr. Jones. I have had cataract surgery on both eyes with excellent results. He and his staff are always very professional. Every thing is done in a very timely manner and very well explained.
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in Germantown, MD
Dr Jones and his staff at Eyesite Sacramento are wonderful health providers. Dr. Jones is personable, kind, and experienced. His staff are courteous, friendly and helpful. This is a busy office but I am always made to feel that my care is of utmost importance.
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in Granite bay, calif
Dr. Jones was recommended to me by a specialist eye surgeon friend. I couldn't be more pleased with my care in their office, as well as both cataract surgeries. Dr. Jones set the tone, and All we're kind, helpful, considerate. I particular was grateful for surgery coordinator Marie, who...more
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in sacramento, ca
Professional, Knowledgeable, Punctual, Friendly.
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