Dr. John L. Keltner MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. John Keltner is an ophthalmologist in Sacramento, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of California, Davis Medical Center and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Keltner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at University of California, Davis Medical Center and one of 33 at Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1970 - 1974

Wake Forest University
Residency, Neurology, 1969 - 1970

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1965 - 1967

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 39 years in Ophthalmology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Baseline Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness and Macular Volume Quantified by OCT in the North American Phase 3 Fingolimod Trial for Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis.
Winges, K. M.,Werner, J. S.,Harvey, D. J.,Cello, K. E.,Durbin, M. K.,Balcer, L. J.,Calabresi, P. A.,Keltner, J. L.

Pancreatic neuroendocrine paraneoplastic optic neuropathy: confirmation with antibody to optic nerve and hepatic metastasis.
Slamovits, T. L.,Posner, J. B.,Reidy, D. L.,Thirkill, C. E.,Keltner, J. L.

Undiagnosed Papilledema in a Morbidly Obese Patient Population: A Prospective Study.
Krispel, C.M., Keltner, J.L., Smith, W., Chu, D.G., Ali, M.R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
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