Dr. William Christian, MD


Ophthalmology | Male

The Vanguard Eye Institute 2001 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 985 Santa Monica, CA 90404 Get Directions
Dr. William Christian, MD

Dr. William Christian, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Santa Monica, CA. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Christian is affiliated with Providence Saint John's Health Center.

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    office staff was very professional, Dr Christian seemed arrogant and egotistical I was keep waiting for 1/2 hour along with another patient which had the same appointment time as I did, yes i was annoyed with my first time experience I will not return..
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    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Astigmatism
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drusen
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Disease
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Farsightedness
    • Glaucoma
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Nearsightedness
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Strabismus
    • Stye


    • Medical School
      University Of Washington School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 2002

    • Internship Hospital
      Erlanger Medical Center

      Completed in 2004

    • Residency Hospital
      Yale-New Haven Hospital

      Completed in 2007

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

      Completed in 2008

      Ucsd Shiley Eye Ctr

      Completed in 2003

    • Undergraduate School
      University Of San Diego

      Graduated in 1996

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract Surgery
    • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
    • Glaucoma

    Procedures Performed

    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
    • Eye Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • LASIK
    • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
    • Refractive Lens Exchange
    • Refractive Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy