Dr. Christina Sorenson, OD

Dr. Christina Sorenson, OD

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Optometry  |  
Female
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Dr. Sorenson provides comprehensive optometric care with an emphasis on diagnosis, treatment and management of ocular disease in addition to pre and post-surgical care. She joined George R. Reiss MD PC in November of 2014. Dr. Sorenson is from Wisconsin and first came to the Valley in 1986. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Kansas University and her Doctor of Optometry Degree from The University of Missouri. Dr. Sorenson completed her post-doctoral residency in low vision rehabilitation and hospital based optometry at the Kansas City Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Sorenson served as the Assistant Dean of Clinical Education for the Arizona College of Optometry at Midwestern University and was on Faculty with Mayo Clinic Arizona Department of Ophthalmology for 15 years. She was also appointed by the Governor of Arizona to the Arizona State Board of Optometry in 2001 and served as its Vice-President and President. Dr. Sorenson also served as President of the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry from 2006-2008 and as President of the National Board of Examiners in Optometry 2009-2010. In addition she was named Arizona Optometrist of the Year in 2006 by the Arizona Optometric Association. In her spare time she enjoys bike riding, reading, horses, hiking and kayaking. In addition she is an author for Medscape and is currently working on a series of children’s novels. She looks forward to providing you excellent care.

Eye Physicians & Surgeons of Arizona

10603 N Hayden Rd Ste 100

Scottsdale, AZ 85260
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Optometry
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Board Certifications

  • Optometry
    Accredited by: American Board of Optometry
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Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Cataract
  • Color Blindness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Night Blindness
  • Stye
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Watering Eyes
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Procedures

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Kansas University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University of Wisconsin, Parkside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University of Missouri / Saint Louis Campus / College of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Colorado Optometric Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • New York Lighthouse for the Blind
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • State University of New York / College of Optometry
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Advanced Competency in Medical Optometry
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • Emergency Medical Technician
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Sorenson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sorenson to family and friends
4.7
based on 128 total reviews
Dr. Sorenson'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
    16 to 30 minutes
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