Dr. William Christian, MD

Dr. William Christian, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. William Christian, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

2001 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 985

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicare
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Stye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Christian's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
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7  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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 San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Erlanger Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • UCSD Shiley Eye Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Christian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Christian's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Christian to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Christian'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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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