Dr. Steven Mortenson, MD

Dr. Steven Mortenson, MD

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Dr. Steven Mortenson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Prescott, AZ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University of Utah in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

3192 Willow Creek Rd

Prescott, AZ 86301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Mortenson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mortenson "Dr. Mortenson is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a former President of the Arizona Ophthalmological Association. He also volunteers his time with the Arizona Mobile Eye Unit, providing eye care to underserved areas in Arizona, and served as Chairman of the Mel Clack Advisory Committee, which provides eye care to the underprivileged in Yavapai County. Expertise Ophthalmology Dr. Mortenson practices comprehensive ophthalmology, which involves treatment for most eye conditions, including but not limited to cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration and other retinal diseases. He also treats dry eyes, allergies, eye injuries, eyelid abnormalities, blepharospasm (hemifacial spasm) and double vision. Surgical Procedures He has performed over 10,000 surgeries, including cataract, laser procedures, eyelid surgeries and administering Botox."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mortenson "I believe in providing high quality, personalized eye care using the latest technology to both treat and prevent eye disease."

8  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

72  Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Aura
  • Watering Eyes
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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34  Procedures

  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Blepharoplasty
  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • Lash Enhancer
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Prism Lenses
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Vision Screening
  • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Utah State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University of Utah
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Utah Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Utah
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mortenson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Diplomate
  • Arizona Ophthalmological Association, Past President

Dr. Mortenson's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mortenson to family and friends
251 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (251)

  • 5
    (202)
  • 4
    (35)
  • 3
    (7)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Mortenson'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

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Mortenson is fine but the office staff at M&M Eye Institute is the worst. Payment and billing is a nightmare. They blame it on having so many insurance plans out there. Well, isn't it their job to know them before they collect money from you. They collected $45 for a refraction from me and...more
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