Dr. Samuel Masters, MD

Dr. Samuel Masters, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Samuel Masters, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Santa Cruz, CA. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Masters is affiliated with Dominican Hospital.

1663 Dominican Way Ste 212

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

Contact Information

(831) 475-5375

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
normal
more than 73% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 42% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 31% 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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Refractive Error
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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Procedures

  • Eye Examination
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • 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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • University Ky
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Masters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Masters' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Masters to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Masters' 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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Masters accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross PPO
    Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
    Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • Health Net of California
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Masters has admitting privileges

Dominican Hospital
1555 Soquel Dr
Santa Cruz, CA 95065
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