Dr. Andrew Doan

Ophthalmology
San Diego, CA
20 years experience male

Locations

Office

San Diego, CA

Address

34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA
Directions

Practice website

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Anthem BlueCross BlueShield

BlueShield

No Value

March Vision Care

Medicare

Tri Valley IPA

Office

Temecula, CA

Office

San Diego, CA

About

Bio

Dr. Doan practices comprehensive ophthalmology and eye pathology and is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Doan treats a broad range of eye disorders including eye cancers and tumors. Born in Saigon Vietnam and raised in Oregon, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Reed College . He completed his MD and PhD degrees at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine . Dr. Doan completed both an Internal Medicine Internship and General Clinical and Surgical Ophthalmology residency at the University of Iowa . After his ophthalmology training, he completed his fellowship in eye pathology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Doan volunteers as a clinical provider at the Temecula-Murrieta Rescue Mission. He is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Loma Linda University and at the Uniformed Services University School of the Health Sciences. Dr. Doan teaches medical students and residents, published in peer-reviewed academic journals, is managing editor for the <em>Journal of Academic Ophthalmology,</em> and speaks at national meetings. Dr. Doan is the Chair for the Young Ophthalmologist committee and an OPHTHPAC committee member for the American Academy of Ophthalmology . When not pursuing his career interests, he enjoys spending time with family and serving at Rancho Community Church. Dr. Doan has served on humanitarian cataract missions in Burkina Faso Africa .

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

Vietnamese

Doctor Q&A

69 Answers
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Anti-freeze : Anti-freeze is an irritant to the eyes and surrounding tissues. Anti-freeze is typically made up of ethylene glycol, which is minimally irritating to ... Read More
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Viruses, : Viruses, such as hiv, hepatitis and cytomegalovirus (cmv), are pathogens that travel and remain in your blood. This is why viruses can be transmitted ... Read More
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Small : Small specks or clouds moving in your field of vision as you look at a blank wall or a clear blue sky are known as floaters. Most people have some flo ... Read More
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Feb 16, 2013
Doctor Doan is a quality doctor. He has trained at the best places, he has tremendous bed-side manner, and he is a skilled surgeon.
Apr 11, 2015
Agree with his recommendations.
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
I am a patient with wide angle Glaucoma in right eye being treated at Balboa since 1995 and was in for a follow up from a previous visit. Absolutely fantastic doctor. He is genuinely concerned for his...Read More
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I did see a doctor and he gave me Stemzine an didn't seem too worried. If I still have the symptoms in a few days I will see someone else
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Awards

Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Leadership Development Program, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Heed Fellowship, Heed Society

Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Heed Ophthalmic Foundation
California Academy of Eye Physicians & Surgeons
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