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Dr. Gregory Stainer, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.6 (122)
Map Pin Small National City, CA
Accepting new patients
48 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Gregory Stainer, MD

Dr. Gregory Stainer, MD is an Ophthalmologist in National City, CA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 48 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is affiliated with El Centro Regional Medical Center. Dr. Stainer, completed a residency at University of Wisconsin Madison. Patients rated Dr. Stainer an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Stainer works at Practice in National City, CA with other offices in Chula Vista, CA, Bakersfield, CA and El Centro, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Pterygium, Keratoconus and Corneal Diseases along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Stainer's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    1520 E Plaza Blvd, National City, CA 91950 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (619) 425-7755
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Surgery Center of California
    835 Third Ave Ste A, Chula Vista, CA 91911 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (619) 425-7755
    Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    09:00 - 17:00
  3. 3
    Millennium Surgery Center Inc
    3850 San Dimas St, Bakersfield, CA 93301 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (661) 663-3700
  4. 4
    California Retina Associates-El Centro
    1452 S La Brucherie Rd, El Centro, CA 92243 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (760) 352-7755

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • El Centro Regional Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Pterygium
Keratoconus
Corneal Diseases

Treatment frequency



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Pterygium
Keratoconus
Corneal Diseases
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Cataract
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Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Dry Eyes
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Eye Infections
Eyelid Disorders
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma
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Herpetic Keratitis
Iridocyclitis
Keratitis
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Pinguecula
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Senile Cataracts
Tear Duct Disorders
Trichiasis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Contact Lens Fitting Services
Cornea Surgery
Cornea Transplant
Eyelid Surgery
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
Tear Duct Surgery
Accommodation Disorders
Acute Endophthalmitis
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Blepharoconjunctivitis
Blindness
Blocked Tear Duct
Brow Ptosis
Chalazion
Chorioretinal Scars
Chorioretinitis
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Conjunctiva Cyst
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Erosion
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
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Dislocation of Lens
Disorder of Choroid
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Endophthalmitis
Entropion
Esophoria
Esotropia
Exotropia
Eye Cancer
Eye Disease
Eye Melanoma
Eye Pain
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Eyelid Spasm
Farsightedness
Floaters
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Foreign Body in Eye
Headache
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Heterophoria
Hordeolum
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Hypertropia
Hyphema
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Hypotropia
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Lazy Eye
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Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Nystagmus
Ocular Hypertension
Paralytic Strabismus
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Retina Diseases
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinoblastoma
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Retinoschisis
Scleromalacia Perforans
Strabismus
Stye
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Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Xanthelasma of Eyelid
B-Scan Ultrasound
Blepharoplasty
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
Excision of Chalazion
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Eye Examination
Eye Procedure
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma Surgery
Iridectomy
Iridotomy
Laser Surgery
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
Pterygium Surgery
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Ultrasound, Eye
Vision Screening
Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    4.6
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    Based on 122 ratings
    Patient Ratings (122)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 48 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic, Korean and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1295729465
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of California San Diego
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Wisconsin Madison
    Residency
    Internship
    • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Stainer has seen patients for Pterygium, Keratoconus and Corneal Diseases, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Stainer on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    122 patients have reviewed Dr. Stainer. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Stainer.

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