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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lon Poliner is Excellent. Dr. Poliner has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lon Poliner, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Poliner graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia.


Dr. Poliner has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • Palomar Medical Center 


  • German
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Lon Scott Poliner MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Lon S. Poliner practice?
Dr. Lon Poliner has 2 office locations.
Dr. Lon Poliner practices Ophthalmology near Poway, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA.
See Poway Ophthalmologists.