Dr. Valerie Garden, MD

Dr. Valerie Garden, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 58
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Valerie Garden, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Santa Rosa, CA. She is 58 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

1140 Sonoma Ave Ste 2A

Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Contact Information

(707) 542-1225

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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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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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Garden does not have any board certifications listed.

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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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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garden to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews
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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Dr. Garden accepts 31 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage
    Blue Advantage Plus
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Connection PPO
    Blue Care Security PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional POS
    Medicare Blue PPO
    Preferred Plan PPO
    Preferred Plus
    Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Pathway X Direct Access PPO
    Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Delta Health System
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Employer Group HMO
    Medicaid
    WholeCare Network HMO
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • Humana
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Medicare of California PPO
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
    Family Health Plan PPO
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    TRICARE Retired Reserve
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Western Health Advantage
    Advantage 15-30
    Advantage 40
    Advantage 420
    Advantage 70
    Premier 10
    Premier 15
    Premier 20

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Hospitals where Dr. Garden has admitting privileges

Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital
1165 Montgomery Dr
Santa Rosa, CA 95405
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Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital
30 Mark West Springs Rd
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
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