Dr. Robert Hetland, MD

Dr. Robert Hetland, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 82
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Hetland, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in San Carlos, CA and has been practicing for 52 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1966 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1395 San Carlos Ave

San Carlos, CA 94070

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Paracentesis
normal
more than 90% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Hetland'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.

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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*
28

Conditions Treated

4

Procedures

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 California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1966

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hetland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hetland's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hetland to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hetland'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Hetland has been my eye doctor for 10 years. He has done as meticulous job caring for me, testing me, making a referral to a surgeon, and managing my eye care. On one occasion, he found out that I was hospitalized for something totally unrelated to my eyes and came to visit me in the hospital....more
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