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About Dr. Christian F Risser
Dr. Christian F Risser, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Phoenix, AZ, with another office in Glendale, AZ. He has 47 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Risser is affiliated with Honorhealth Deer Valley Medical Center, Maryvale Hospital and Abrazo Scottsdale Campus. Dr. Risser has received 4 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Christian F Risser has the following 1 specialty
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.
- Vision Issues
- Lasik Surgery
- Refractive Surgical Procedures
- Macular Degeneration
- Eye Exam
- Eye Pain
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Diabetic Retinopathy
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2015, 2016)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2016)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Dr. Risser is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
47 Years Experience
The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
Graduated in 1971
Dr. Christian F Risser accepts the following insurance providers.
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