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Dr. Franklin Crystal

Dr. Franklin Crystal

Dr. Franklin Crystal

Welcoming new patients

"I enjoy providing comprehensive eye care in a caring manner."

Specialty
  • Ophthalmology (Board Certified)
Advanced degrees
  • Medical Doctor (MD)
619-442-0844
225 W. Madison Ave.,
Suite 1
El Cajon, CA 92020

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Biography plus

Biographical Details

Age: 72
In practice since: 1973
Gender: Male
Additional Language Spoken plus

Additional Language Spoken

  • Spanish
Hospital and Medical Group Affiliations plus

Medical Group


Hospital Affiliation

Education plus

Education

  • Medical School: University of Pennsylvania
  • Internship: New York Medical College
  • Residency: State University of New York
Treatments and Conditions plus

Treatments and Conditions

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Intraocular Lens (IOL)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Microsurgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
Practice Features plus

Practice Features

  • Second Opinions
Insurances Accepted plus

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna PPOs, Elect Choice EPO, Health Fund PPO, Health Fund HMO, HMO, Managed Choice POS, National Advantage PPO, Open Choice PPO, QPOS POS, Select Choice HMO, Traditional Choice PPO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPOs, Bronze EPO, California HMO, EPO, Gold EPO, Platinum EPO, Plus POS, Prudent Buyer PPO, Silver EPO
  • HMO, POS, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Care1st
    Medi/Medi
  • Cash/Self pay
  • For Life, Prime
  • PPO
  • Flexcare POS, HMO, Open Access POS, PPOs
  • Commercial/Indemnity Insurance
  • PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Bronze EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Gold EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Platinum EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Silver EPO
  • EPO, ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Select POS, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO
  • Assignment, Medicare with supplemental Medi-Cal, UHC-AARP MedicareCompleteValue, UHC-AARP MediComplete Premier, UHC-AARP MediCompleteEssential, UHC-Secure Horizons Retiree, UHC-Sharp Secure Horizons
  • PPO
  • Choice HMO, Performance HMO, Performance Plus, Premier HMO, Value HMO
  • PPO
  • Choice EPO, Choice HMO, Choice Plus POS, Options PPO, Signature Value HMO
  • Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO
  • Workers' Compensation

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Phone: 619-442-0844
225 W. Madison Ave., Suite 1
El Cajon, CA 92020
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