Dr. Valerie Garden, MD

Dr. Valerie Garden, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Valerie Garden, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Santa Rosa, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

1140 Sonoma Ave Ste 2A

Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
normal
more than 83% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Garden does not have any board certifications listed.

62  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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14  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Iridotomy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

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

  • California State University-Hayward
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Ca San Diego Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Ca San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Ks School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ks Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Garden has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Garden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garden's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garden to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Garden'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

    Under 10 minutes
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