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Dr. Christen Allaman, MD - Santa Cruz, CA - Ophthalmology
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Dr. Christen Allaman, MD


(831) 476-1298

Allaman Eye Care Medical Group

1665 Dominican Way Ste 122 Santa Cruz , CA 95065

Get to Know Dr. Christen Allaman, MD

Accepting Patients



27 Years

Care Philosophy

Combining advanced skill, years of experience and compassionate care, Dr. Allaman is dedicated to helping patients of all ages improve, preserve and maintain the health of their eyes, with specialized treatment of many eye diseases and conditions. We also provide full optometry services with an in-house optical shop.. An onsite ambulatory surgery center that is AAAHC approved provides state of the art anterior segment surgery. Dr. Allaman is a leader in advanced technology IOL surgery.


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Dr. Christen Allaman, MD's Experience


Board Certifications

Procedures Performed

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Awards and Recognitions

In My Own Words

Dr. Christen Allaman, a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California, San Diego. After receiving his Medical Degree from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, he served a first-year residency in internal medicine at California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco. Realizing his talents and international interests would be best served in the field of ophthalmology; he completed a residency at the Eye and Ear Institute, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. In 1996 he joined Keith McKenzie, M.D., in private practice at Eye Care Medical Group, Santa Cruz, California, and in 1998 became the corporation's president. Dr. Christen Allaman is President and Medical Director of Cypress Outpatient Surgical Center ensuring that only state-of-the-art, compassionate care extends throughout his office and the operating theatre. He has also performed volunteer cataract surgery and diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases in Bolivia, Fiji, Guatemala, and Nicaragua. When he is not taking care of patients, Doctor Allaman enjoys sports, particularly skiing and surfing. He also enjoys adventure travels with his family.

Dr. Christen Allaman, MD's Locations

Accepting New Patients


Allaman Eye Care Medical Group

1665 Dominican Way Ste 122, Santa Cruz, CA 95065

(831) 476-1298 Fax: (831) 476-9648

Affiliated Hospitals

Dominican Hospital

1555 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95065

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