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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
41 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Walter Stern is Good. Dr. Stern has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Walter Stern, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Stern graduated from University of Chicago.


Dr. Stern has 19 hospital affiliations:

  • El Camino Hospital 
  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 


  • French
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Walter H Stern MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 41 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Walter H. Stern practice?
Dr. Walter Stern has 6 office locations.
Dr. Walter Stern practices Ophthalmology near San Mateo, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Mountain View, CA and San Jose, CA.
See San Mateo Ophthalmologists.