We found 6 providers with an interest in eye problems and who accept Western Health Advantage HMO near Grass Valley, CA.

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Dr. Joel Abrahm Pearlman, PhD, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
300 Sierra College Drive; Suite 265
Grass Valley, CA
 

Dr. Joel Pearlman is a specialist in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). He works in Sacramento, CA, Roseville, CA, and Elk Grove, CA. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Pearlman include glaucoma. Dr. Pearlman takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore and a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Pearlman is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Roseville Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma, vitreous problems

All Interests: Glaucoma, Vitreous Problems

Dr. Robert Thomas Wendel, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
300 Sierra College Drive; Suite 265
Grass Valley, CA
 

Dr. Robert Wendel practices vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis, Dr. Wendel attended medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School. Dr. Wendel has indicated that his clinical interests include eye problems. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Wendel is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans. He has received the distinction of Sacramento Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Roseville Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , macular hole, uveitis, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), retinopathy of prematurity, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, vitreous problems, eye problems

All Interests: Retinopathy of Prematurity, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Hole, Uveitis, Age-Related Macular ... (Read more)

Dr. Tony Tsai, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
300 Sierra College Drive; Suite 265
Grass Valley, CA
 

Dr. Tony Tsai works as a retina specialist. Dr. Tsai's clinical interests include eye problems. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Roseville Medical Center. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and more. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. He attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Wilmer Eye Institute. Dr. Tsai is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , macular degeneration, macular hole, retinopathy of prematurity, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, vitreous problems, eye problems

All Interests: Retinopathy of Prematurity, Macular Degeneration, Surgical Procedures, Diabetic Retinopathy, ... (Read more)

Dr. David Gregory Telander, PhD, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
159 Catherine Lane
Grass Valley, CA
 

Dr. David Telander is a retina specialist. Dr. Telander's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Roseville Medical Center. He attended the University of Minnesota Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at Jules Stein Eye Institute and a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Telander has received the following distinction: Sacramento Super Doctors. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , vitreous problems

All Interests: Surgical Procedures, Vitreous Problems

Dr. Margaret Amy Chang, MS, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
300 Sierra College Drive; Suite 265
Grass Valley, CA
 

Dr. Margaret Chang is a retina specialist in Sacramento, CA, Roseville, CA, and Vacaville, CA. Dr. Chang attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then went on to complete her residency at Wilmer Eye Institute. She has a special interest in eye problems. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans. In addition to English, she speaks Taiwanese. Her professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Roseville Medical Center. Dr. Chang has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, vitreous problems, eye problems

All Interests: Surgical Procedures, Diabetic Retinopathy, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Retina Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. David G Cupp, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
300 Sierra College Drive; Suite 265
Grass Valley, CA
 

Dr. David Cupp's medical specialty is vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). Dr. Cupp's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Independent Physicians (SIP), and Central Valley Medical Group. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. He studied medicine at Penn State College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University.

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Relevant Interests: , vitreous problems

All Interests: Surgical Procedures, Vitreous Problems

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What are Eye Problems?

Almost every moment that we are awake, we rely on our eyes to navigate and interact with the world around us. But we rarely give our eyes much thought. The truth is, the eyes are amazing, complex and delicate organs. Millions of people every year have problems with their eyes. Some of the most common eye problems are refractive disorders, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and cataracts.

Refractive disorders happen when the shape of your eye doesn’t let you focus very precisely. You might be myopic (nearsighted), hyperopic (farsighted), or have an astigmatism, which is a focus problem caused by the cornea. Refractive disorders can be corrected by glasses or contacts.

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. It happens when fluid pressure builds up within the eye and damages the optic nerve. It is treated with medications and surgery.

Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes. The retina is tissue at the back of the eye that is filled with numerous, tiny blood vessels. When diabetes damages these delicate blood vessels, they burst or leak, leading to blind spots and blurred vision. Diabetic retinopathy can be treated with laser therapy and surgery, but often vision cannot be restored.

Macular degeneration is common in older adults. The macula is the central part of the retina and is responsible for crisp center vision. Over time, the cells in the macula begin to die, making central vision blurry. An early symptom of macular degeneration is that straight lines appear wavy.

Cataracts happen when the clear lens in the front of the eye becomes cloudy, making things look blurry or faded. They are extremely common in older people. By age 80, more than half of all Americans will have had a cataract. In early stages, prescription glasses and magnifying lenses can help. As the cataracts get worse, surgery to replace the lens may be the best option.

More than just one of the five senses, we rely heavily on our eyes to communicate, work, and get around every day. It’s important to have regular eye exams to make sure your vision stays in good shape for years to come.
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