Chris W Heichel, MD

Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor) - General


  • Board Certified
  • Accepts Insurance Plans


Chris W. Heichel, MD serves as Associate Clinical Professor of Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery in the Department of Ophthalmology at UC San Diego, Shiley Eye Institute. He is considered a skilled surgeon, astute clinician and a dedicated educator. Dr. Heichel graduated UC San Diego undergraduate with Honors including the Howard Hughes Research Fellowship Award. He completed medical school … Read more ›

Provider Training

Chicago Medical School, Chicago, ILMedical DegreeMedical DegreeNot Specified
Associate Clinical ProfessorMedical DegreeMedical DegreeNot Specified
Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CAOther DegreeOther DegreeNot Specified
UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CAOther DegreeOther DegreeNot Specified

Internship - Scripps Mercy HospitalNot Specified
Residency - Scripps Mercy Hospital, Flexible Or Transitional YearNot Specified
Residency - University Of California San DiegoNot Specified
Residency - University of California, San Diego2000
Residency - Uc San DiegoNot Specified
Fellowship - Uc San DiegoNot Specified

CertificationCert. BodyYear
OphthalmologyNot Specified

Experience & Accolades

FellowAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology

Practice & Hospital Affiliations

Chris W Heichel, MD has not yet indicated the hospitals that he is affiliated with.




Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
Medical Specialties
  • Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor)

Accepts New Patients: Yes

Accepted Insurance

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