Dr. Glenn Cooper Cockerham MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Glenn Cockerham is an ophthalmologist in Palo Alto, California and is affiliated with Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System. He received his medical degree from University of Mississippi School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Cockerham accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 31 doctors at Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Anterior Segment Related, Cataract Related, Cornea & External Disease

Clinical Interests: Trauma, Cataract, Cornea, Eye Pathology

Education & Medical Training

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1987 - 1990

Armed Forces Institute of Path
Fellowship, Ophthalmic Pathology, 1995 - 1996

Harvard Medical School
Fellowship, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 1996 - 1997

Malcolm Grow Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1979 - 1980

University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Distinction University of Mississippi
Other Training, 1972 - 1975

Aerospace Medicine Primary Course
Other Training, 1980 - 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 23 years in Ophthalmology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Olin Teague Award for War-related Research Most Beneficial to Veterans, Veterans Health Administration

Best Paper Award, Neuro-Ophthalmology Section, American Academy of Ophthalmology

Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology

Scholarship Travel Award, Center for Immersive and Simulation Learning Center, Stanford University

Merrill Reeh Award, Best Eye Pathology Paper, American Society of Orbital and Plastic Reconstructive Surgeons

Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology

Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Plenary Meeting of the Council of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dry eye disease in veterans with neurotrauma.

War-related eye injuries. Blinded Veterans of America Annual Meeting.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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