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Dr. Paul Tornambe Is this you?


Dr. Paul Tornambe, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Poway, CA. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Tornambe is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla, Scripps Green Hospital and Palomar Health Downtown Campus - Escondido. He speaks English.


Dr. Paul Tornambe has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    (2014, 2015, 2016)

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    (2012, 2013, 2015, 2016)

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    (2015, 2016)

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area


  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cryosurgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Vision Issues
  • Vitrectomy
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Tornambe is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Palomar Pomerado Health
  • Children's Hospital - San Diego

    3020 Childrens Way
    San Diego, CA 92123

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital

    7901 Frost St
    San Diego, CA 92123

  • Rady Childrens Hospital and Health Center
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

    4077 5th Ave
    San Diego, CA 92103

  • Education

    44 Years Experience

  • Creighton University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1972

  • Pacific Presbyterian Medical Center


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