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About Dr. David G Telander

Dr. David G Telander, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Sacramento, CA. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Telander is affiliated with Mercy San Juan Medical Center and Mercy General Hospital. Dr. Telander has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David G Telander is Great. Dr. David G Telander has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. David G Telander is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Retinal Consultants Medical Group

3939 J St Ste 106
Sacramento, CA 95819
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Specialties

Dr. David G Telander 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.

  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Blindness
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Inherited Retinal Degeneration
  • Eye Exam
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Glaucoma
  • Retinal Perforations
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Eye Pain
  • Cataract
  • Vision Issues

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Very professional and friendly staff. Doctor explained condition and concerns very concisely and given time for questions. Would highly recommend this doctor for any retina/eye problems.

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Five Stars

Wait at UCD in Sacramento is extremely long, don't know about the other locations.

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Extremely caring

Dr. Telander makes you feel important. My first meeting with him was over an hour of peresonal conversation about my condition nad history. He really weanted to understand my situation and me.

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MD, PhD

Excellent physician. Kind and patient. Cares about all of his patients.

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GREAT experience

Overall. Excellant Care.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2010, 2014, 2009, 2015, 2012, 2011)

    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

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2014, 2012, 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.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School

    Graduated in 1999

  • Hennepin County Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. David G Telander accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Focus
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
  • Western Health Advantage
    • Western Health Advantage
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Locations & Directions

Retinal Consultants Medical Group, 3939 J St Ste 106, Sacramento, CA

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