Dr. Theresa Clayton, MD

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Dr. Theresa Clayton, MD
Dr. Theresa L. Clayton graduated magna cum laude with majors in Biology and Chemistry from the State University of New York, Potsdam College. She completed her medical degree at New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York. After an internship at St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center in New York City she returned to New York Medical College for ophthalmology training. A corneal research fellowship followed at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston. Following this training, Dr. Clayton completed her ophthalmology residency at what is now the Casey Eye Institute at Oregon Health Sciences University. Upon completion of her post-graduate studies she served as a commissioned officer in the United States Public Health Service at the Phoenix Indian Medical Center for several years. Dr. Clayton returned to the Northwest to join Vancouver Eye Care in 1991 and is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Clayton serves as the Medical Director of Vancouver Eye Care Surgery & Laser Center.

2415 NE 134th St Ste 101

Vancouver, WA 98686

Contact Information

(360) 823-2000

Dr. Theresa Clayton, MD

Dr. Theresa Clayton, MD

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Blepharitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 98% 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
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Eye Surgery

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

  • State University Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • New York Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Oregon Health and Science University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Clayton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Clayton to family and friends
3.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Clayton's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
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