Dr. Samuel Masters, MD

Dr. Samuel Masters, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Samuel Masters, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1971 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1663 Dominican Way Ste 212

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Masters'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.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

19  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

4  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

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Dr. Masters' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
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