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Institute of Ophthalmology IDOC

Ave. Paseo de los Heroes 2507 Zona Río, Tijuana, Baja California, 22010, MX
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About Institute of Ophthalmology IDOC

Dr David Castillejos Rios is an ophthalmologist based in Tijuana, Mexico. As part of the Institute of Ophthamology (IDOC) established in 1995, a fully certified medical group, we deal with eye problems on every level.

Working in conjunction with the top brands of technology in Mexico and the USA, our clinic is installed with the most advanced, clinically-proven equipment available and is constantly updated to keep us one step ahead of the competition.

Our services are extensive and wide-ranging and cover: retina and vitreous eye diseases, cataract removal and treatment, cornea transplant, refractive surgery (laser treatment to reshape the cornea and improve vision), pterygium surgery (surfer’s eye), oculoplastics - covering a wide range of surgical procedures dealing with the eye socket: eyelids, tear ducts, eyebrows, forehead and cheeks. Glaucoma - associated with a build-up of pressure, optic nerve pathologies, optometry - vision, visual systems and visual processing, pediatric ophthalmology and other minor procedures.

Dr Castillejos has more than 22 years experience and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a fellow of the International College of Surgeons. He is multilingual, speaking English, Spanish, French, Italian and Portuguese and works alongside other doctors on our team who each specialize in their own chosen discipline.

We accept valid health insurance and will happily assist you in finding out whether your current insurance is valid.

Dr David Castillejos delivers only the highest quality of service and we pride ourselves on our ethos based on honesty, respect, responsibility, decency and ethics. We look forward to hearing from you and firmly believe we can improve your quality of life with our ophthalmic expertise.

Operation Hours (UTC-08:00)
Monday 08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 16:00
Thursday 08:00 - 16:00
Friday 08:00 - 16:00
Saturday 08:00 - 12:00
Sunday Closed
Accepted Payment Methods
  • Cash
  • Mastercard
  • Visa
Additional Services
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Secure Parking
  • Free water
  • Free international calls
  • Handicapped/Wheelchair Accessible
Years in business
22

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Procedure Price Duration
Cataracts
Additional notes
Cataract surgery replaces the lens in the eye that has become cloudy with an artificial lens to restore vision
USD 4,500 14 days
Pre-Op Notes
Recommended Days Pre Surgery
7
Inpatient Days
7
Pre-Op Tests
A Scan, preoperative valoration by anesthesia
Pre-Op Restrictions
blood thinners, dietary suppliments i.e. Ginko, asparin, medication for prostata diseases, no makeup
Pre-Op Eating/Drinking
No eating or drinking 12 hours before surgery
Pre-Op Arrival Time in Hours
2
Post-Op Notes:
Healing Visits Amount
3
Recommended Days Post Surgery
7
Brusing Days Max
21
Light Exercise Days
21
Heavy Exercise Days
60
Glaucoma USD 4,850 19 - 30 days
Pre-Op Notes
Recommended Days Pre Surgery
5
Inpatient Days
15
Pre-Op Tests
Preoperative valoration by anesthesia
Pre-Op Restrictions
blood thinners, dietary suppliments i.e. Ginko, asparin, no makeup
Pre-Op Eating/Drinking
No eating or drinking 12 hours before surgery
Pre-Op Arrival Time in Hours
2
Post-Op Notes:
Healing Visits Amount
5
Recommended Days Post Surgery
14
Light Exercise Days
45
Heavy Exercise Days
90
LASIK
Additional notes
LASIK surgery. Both eyes estimated $1,900 USD. Minimum stay 2 days. Patient needs to have in-person evaluation to determine the best treatment for them, Consultation is $45 USD. Consult last around one and a half hours.
USD 1,900 3 - 10 days
Pre-Op Notes
Recommended Days Pre Surgery
3
Pre-Op Tests
Topography, Pachimetry, Visante
Pre-Op Restrictions
No makeup, No contac lens 1 week before surgery, blood thinners, dietary suppliments i.e. Ginko, asparin
Post-Op Notes:
Healing Visits Amount
2
Recommended Days Post Surgery
5
Brusing Days Max
30
Light Exercise Days
15
Heavy Exercise Days
30
Vitrectomy USD 7,500 - 7,950 19 - 30 days
Pre-Op Notes
Recommended Days Pre Surgery
5
Inpatient Days
21
Pre-Op Tests
Preoperative valoration by anesthesia
Pre-Op Restrictions
blood thinners, dietary suppliments i.e. Ginko, asparin, no makeup
Pre-Op Eating/Drinking
No eating or drinking 12 hours before surgery
Pre-Op Arrival Time in Hours
2
Post-Op Notes:
Healing Visits Amount
6
Recommended Days Post Surgery
14
Brusing Days Max
60
Light Exercise Days
45
Heavy Exercise Days
90

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