Mark S. Blumenkranz, MD

Retina specialist

H. J. Smead Professor of Ophthalmology
4.8 out of 5
188 Patient Ratings
14 Patient Comments

Byers Eye Institute

Professional Education

  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1979) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1977) CA
  • Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1976) CA
  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology (1980)
  • Fellowship: University Of Miami - School of Medicine (1980) FL
  • Medical Education: Brown University - School of Medicine (1975) RI
  • AB, Brown University, Biology (1972)
  • MD, Brown University, Medicine (1975)
  • MMS, Brown University, Biochemical Pharmacology (1976)
  • Internship, Stanford University, Surgery (1976)
  • Residency, Stanford University, Ophthalmology (1979)
  • Fellowship, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Vitreoretinal Surgery (1980)

Honors & Awards

  • Senior Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology (2004)
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology (2008)

Administrative Appointments

  • Professor and Chairman, Stanford University School of Medicine - Ophthalmology (1997 - Present)
4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Recommended to others

4.9

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

3.9

Wait times

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Blumenkranz is the reason we are willing to drive far to the clinic every time.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Blumenkranz is the best doctor I've ever had for any medical problem

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Fabulous.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Excellent experience.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

I am very fortunate to have Dr. Blumenkranz as my doctor.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Mark Blumenkranz is a EXCELLENT doctor.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Blumenkranz has a talent & creator's gift of making patients feel that they will be taken care of with the upmost care & concern & that he will do everything humanly possible to preserve eyes.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Blumenkranz is compassionate professional & excellent.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

All good.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Blumenkranz is excellent.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Very good services.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Blumenkranz is wonderful!

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4.8 out of 5
188 Patient Ratings
14 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Blumenkranz is the reason we are willing to drive far to the clinic every time.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Blumenkranz is the best doctor I've ever had for any medical problem

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Fabulous.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Excellent experience.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

I am very fortunate to have Dr. Blumenkranz as my doctor.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Mark Blumenkranz is a EXCELLENT doctor.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Blumenkranz has a talent & creator's gift of making patients feel that they will be taken care of with the upmost care & concern & that he will do everything humanly possible to preserve eyes.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Blumenkranz is compassionate professional & excellent.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

All good.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Blumenkranz is excellent.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Very good services.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Blumenkranz is wonderful!

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Blumenkranz is the reason I am driving along distance to go to Stanford Clinic.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Dr. Blumenkranz is THE BEST!