Dr. Steven Rimmer, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(13)
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Dr. Steven Rimmer, MD
Dr. Steven Rimmer, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Redlands, CA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 28 years. Dr. Rimmer is affiliated with Redlands Community Hospital and San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital.

2 W Fern Ave

Redlands, CA 92373

Contact Information
Dr. Steven Rimmer, MD

Dr. Steven Rimmer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
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more than 77% of peers
Senile Cataracts
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more than 75% of peers
Cataract
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more than 71% 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)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • 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

  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • UCLA Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute UCLA Dept Oph
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Chldns National Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rimmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rimmer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rimmer to family and friends
4.7
based on 13 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Rimmer'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Temecula, CA |
I have known Dr. Rimmer since he originally started in practice over 20 years ago. He is certainly ONE of the best, if not THE best ophthalmologist in Southern California. I am a fellow physician, and I personally travel over 1 hour each way to see him! He has my full trust and confidence.
in San Bernardino, CA |
Exellent doctor. I have followed him for 13 years. Very king and very compassionate. I thank God for placing him in our lives. He has helprd 3 of my children as well as myself. If it wasn't for Dr. Rimmer I would've lost my vision. Thank you Jesus for sending me Dr. Rimmer. Amen
Riverside, CA |
Dr. Rimmer was fantastic at putting my 2-year-old at ease and asked her questions instead of directing them at me, she loved it!
San Bernardino, CA |
I have been seeing Dr. Rimmer for 15 years and been under care to to glaucoma family history. I trust him with my eyes!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rimmer accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Rimmer has admitting privileges

Redlands Community Hospital
350 Terracina Blvd
Redlands, CA 92373
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San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital
600 N Highland Springs Ave
Banning, CA 92220
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