Dr. Craig A Merrill, MD



Ophthalmology     -  California,  Pismo Beach

 Overview

Dr. Craig A Merrill, MD works in Pismo Beach, California is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine in 1991. Dr. Merrill is affiliated with Marian Medical Center and practicing for 27 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Abscess
  • Acute Rheumatic Fever
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Argon Laser Treatment
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Blepharitis
  • Bone Reconstruction Recovery
  • Bowel Strangulation
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Infections
  • Colpopexy
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Revascularization
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
  • Dependence
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Eyebrows, Duplication of, With Stretchable Skin and Syndactyly
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immunodeficiency Without Anhidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Kidney Cryosurgery
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Multiple Miscarriages
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Negative Rheumatoid Factor Polyarthritis
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Nickel Contact Allergy
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Norplant
  • Obstetric Procedures
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Pancreas Disorders
  • Paraesophageal Hernia
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Repair of Rectocele With Robotic Assistance
  • Ritalin Abuse
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Stereotactic Lesions
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Temporal Bone Disorder
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Torsion Dystonia
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Transgender Care
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension
  • Women's Health Rehabilitation

 Procedures

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Lazy Eye
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Excision
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 27

 State License

  • California

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine

Columbia, SC, United States

Graduated: 1991

Residency Hospital


University Ut Moran Eye Center

Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Year completed: 1995

Internship Hospital


University Ut


Year completed: 1992

 Awards

1   AOA
2   AA Oph
3   AAOPH
4   ASCRS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Pacific Eye Surgeons

931 Oak Parks Boulevard Suite 201
California (CA)
Pismo Beach,
93449

  (805) 473-6640


Other Office Locations

 Pacific Eye

628 California Boulevard Suite D
California (CA)
Pismo Beach,
93401

  (805) 545-8100
 Pacific Eye

816 East Enos Drive Suite A
California (CA)
Pismo Beach,
93454

  (805) 346-1717

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Pacific Eye Surgeons, 931 Oak Parks Boulevard Suite 201, Pismo Beach, California (CA), 93449




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue & Gold HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Employer Group HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Health Net PPO
  • Humana
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • Large Group PPO
  • Local Access Plus HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Marian Medical Center photo


Marian Medical Center

1400 East Church Street California CA, Santa Maria, 93454

Marian Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Santa Maria, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 11 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 13 procedures.




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