Dr. Stephen Tanaka, MD

Dr. Stephen Tanaka, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Tanaka, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Union City, CA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

3553 Whipple Rd

Union City, CA 94587

Contact Information

(510) 675-3020

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Glaucoma
normal
more than 14% of peers
Cataract
normal
more than 4% of peers

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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)
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery

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 1981
  • University Ca Sf School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tanaka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tanaka's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tanaka to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Tanaka'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
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Tanaka accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare
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