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Thomas A. Hanscom, MD

Accepting New Patients
2021 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 720E
Santa Monica, CA 90404
2285.2 miles away
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers
Speaks: English
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The Retina Partners - Santa Monica

2021 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 720E, Santa Monica, CA 90404

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About Thomas A. Hanscom

Dr. Thomas Hanscom is an ophthalmologist in Santa Monica, California and is affiliated with Providence St. John's Health Center. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.

Medical School

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
1973

Internship

LAC - USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
1974

Residency

University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
1977

Fellowship

UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA
1978

Fellowship

Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
1979

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology
The Retina Partners - Santa Monica
2021 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 720E
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers

Clinical Interests

  • Abnormal Head Position (Ahp)
  • Abnormal Pupil Function
  • Abnormal Red Reflex
  • Abnormal Visual Evoked Potential (Vep) Test
  • Abnormalities Of The Eyes
  • Absence Of Eye
  • Accommodating Lens Implant
  • Accommodation
  • Achromatopsia
  • Acquired Eye Orbit Malformations
  • Acute Inflammation Of Orbit
  • Adenocarcinoma Of The Retinal Pigment Epithelium
  • Adenoma Of The Retinal Pigment Epithelium
  • Agenesis Of Eye
  • Alice In Wonderland Syndrome
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Alternating Hyperphoria
  • Aniridia
  • Aniseikonia
  • Anisocoria
  • Anisometropia
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Anterior Stromal Puncture
  • Anterior Uveitis
  • Aphakia
  • Arterial Biopsy
  • Aspheric Intraocular Lens Implant
  • Astigmatism
  • Astigmatism Lenses
  • Autoimmune Retinopathy
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Conjunctiva
  • Best Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy
  • Biopsy Of Eye
  • Biopsy Of Eye Muscle
  • Biopsy Of Iris
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blepharospasm
  • Blind In One Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blood Clot In Eye
  • Blowout Fracture
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brown Syndrome
  • B-Scan Ultrasound Of Eye
  • Buphthalmos
  • Burn Of Eye
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal
  • Cataract Surgery With Premium Intraocular Lens
  • Cataract Surgery With Toric Intraocular Lens
  • Chemical Burn Of Eyelids And Periocular Area
  • Chlamydial Conjunctivitis
  • Chloroquine Retinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Coloboma
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Chronic Conjunctivitis
  • Ciliary Body Adenocarcinoma
  • Ciliary Body Degeneration
  • Closed Angle Glaucoma
  • Cogan's Syndrome (Cs)
  • Color Blindness
  • Combined Hamartoma Of The Retina And Retinal Pigment Epithelium
  • Complete Conjunctival Flap
  • Complex Cataract Surgery
  • Computerized Ophthalmic Imaging Optic Nerve
  • Cone Rod Dystrophy
  • Congenital Anomalies Of The Eyelid
  • Congenital Eye Orbit Malformations
  • Conjunctival Biopsy
  • Conjunctival Concretion
  • Conjunctival Cyst
  • Conjunctival Degeneration
  • Conjunctival Deposit
  • Conjunctival Diseases
  • Conjunctival Edema
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Conjunctival Hyperemia
  • Conjunctival Injury
  • Conjunctival Intraepithelial Neoplasm (Cin)
  • Conjunctival Pigmentation
  • Conjunctival Scar
  • Conjunctival Tumor
  • Conjunctival Vascular Abnormalities
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact And Allergic Dermatitis Of The Eyelid
  • Contact Lens Induced Corneal Edema
  • Contact Lens Infections
  • Contact Lenses
  • Contusion Of Eye
  • Cornea Injury
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Biopsy
  • Corneal Burn
  • Corneal Clouding
  • Corneal Collagen Cross Linking
  • Corneal Degeneration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Disorders
  • Corneal Haze
  • Corneal Neovascularization
  • Corneal Opacity
  • Corneal Perforation
  • Corneal Pigmentations
  • Corneal Surgery
  • Corneal Transplant Rejection
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cortical Visual Impairment
  • Cotton Wool Spots
  • Cyst Of Eyelid
  • Cystinosis
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dark Adapted Visual Threshold Test
  • Deuteranopia
  • Diabetic Cataract
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Diabetic Macular Edema
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diode Laser Cyclophotocoagulation
  • Diplopia
  • Disorders Of Iris And Ciliary Body
  • Disorders Of The Vitreous
  • Dissociated Vertical Deviation
  • Divergence Insufficiency
  • Dropless Glaucoma Management
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectopia Lentis
  • Ectropion
  • Edema Of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Enhanced S Cone Syndrome
  • Enophthalmos
  • Entropion
  • Enucleation
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Esotropia
  • Examination Of Eyes
  • Excessive Blinking
  • Excessive Tearing
  • Exophoria
  • Exophthalmos
  • Exotropia
  • Exotropia Surgery
  • Extramacular Disciform Lesions
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Eye Cancer Surgery
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Health
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Inflammation
  • Eye Irritation
  • Eye Lesions
  • Eye Nevus
  • Eye Pain
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Abscess
  • Eyelid Bump
  • Eyelid Diseases
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Itching
  • Eyelid Malposition
  • Eyelid Retraction
  • Failed Vision Screening
  • Family History Of Glaucoma
  • Farsightedness
  • Flashing Lights
  • Floaters
  • Floppy Eyelid Syndrome
  • Floppy Iris Syndrome
  • Forceful Blinking
  • Foreign Body (Conjunctiva)
  • Foreign Body (Conjunctival Sac)
  • Foreign Body (Cornea)
  • Foreign Body (Eye)
  • Foreign Body (Eyelid)
  • Free Graft To Conjunctiva
  • Fuchs Dystrophy
  • Genetic Eye Diseases
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma And Cataract Surgery With Toric Intraocular Lens
  • Glaucoma Drop Intolerance
  • Glaucoma Procedures
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery Complications
  • Glaucoma Suspect Durysta Candidate Evaluation And Treatment
  • Glaucoma Suspects
  • Goniotomy
  • Granuloma Of Conjunctiva
  • Grave's Disease
  • Hamartoma Of Retinal Pigment Epithelium
  • Hemorrhage Of Eyelid
  • Hereditary Eye Diseases
  • Hereditary Optic Atrophy
  • Herpes Simplex With Ophthalmic Complication
  • Histoplasmosis With Retinitis
  • Hiv Eye Conditions
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Orbital Inflammatory Disease
  • Implant Lens
  • Infectious Uveitis
  • Inflammation Of The Eyelid
  • Internuclear Ophthalmoplegia (Ino)
  • Intraocular Lenses
  • Intraocular Leukemia
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iridoschisis
  • Iridotomy
  • Iris Atrophy
  • Iris Cyst
  • Iris Heterochromia
  • Iris Lymphoma
  • Iris Metastasis
  • Iris Surgery
  • Iritis
  • Itchy Eyes
  • Juvenile Cataract
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconjunctivitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Laceration Of Eye
  • Laceration Of Eyelid
  • Lacrimal Apparatus Diseases
  • Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Vision Correction
  • Lasik
  • Lazy Eye
  • Legal Blindness
  • Linear Nevus Sebaceous Syndrome
  • Lipiflow
  • Lipiview
  • Lisch Nodule
  • Lupus Eye Conditions
  • Lysis Of Adhesions Of Conjunctiva And Eyelid
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Conjunctiva
  • Mechanical Ectropion
  • Meibomian Cyst
  • Melanoma Of Eye
  • Microsurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (Migs)
  • Minor Opacity Of Cornea
  • Miosis
  • Mitochondrial-Related Eye Disorders
  • Monochromacy
  • Monofocal Intraocular Lens Implant
  • Monovision
  • Multifocal Electroretinography
  • Multifocal Lens Implant
  • Myopia
  • Nail Patella Syndrome
  • Neurotrophic Keratopathy
  • Night Blindness
  • No Stitch Cataract Surgery
  • Nodular Degeneration Of Cornea
  • Non Infectious Uveitis
  • Non Senile Cataract
  • Non Surgical Correction Of Exotropia
  • Nuclear Cataract
  • Nystagmus
  • Nystagmus Testing
  • Ocular Apraxia
  • Ocular Brachytherapy
  • Ocular Genetics
  • Ocular Growth
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Metastasis
  • Ocular Motility Disorders
  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
  • Ocular Rosacea
  • Ocular Tumor
  • Old Partial Retinal Detachment
  • Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Open Wound Of Eye
  • Ophthalmic Biometry By Partial Coherence Interferometry
  • Ophthalmic Disorders
  • Ophthalmic Trauma
  • Ophthalmic Ultrasound For Corneal Pachymetry
  • Optic Nerve Disease
  • Optic Nerve Injury
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Optic Neve Hypoplasia
  • Optical Coherence Tomography
  • Orbital Cyst
  • Orbital Floor Fracture
  • Orbital Lacrimal Surgery
  • Orbital Mass
  • Orbitotomy
  • Orthoptics
  • Papilledema
  • Parasitic Conjunctivitis
  • Parasitic Eyelid Infestation
  • Pars Planitis
  • Partial Sight
  • Pediatric Ocular Genetics
  • Penetrating Eye Injury
  • Periorbital Dermoid Cyst
  • Peripheral Vision Loss
  • Peter's Anomaly
  • Photophobia
  • Photopsia
  • Phototherapeutic Keratectomy
  • Pigmentary Iris Degeneration
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Post Cataract Laser Surgery
  • Posterior Subcapsular Polar Cataract
  • Premium Intraocular Lens Implant
  • Presbyopia
  • Prescription Eyeglasses
  • Presumed Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Primary Congenital Glaucoma
  • Proptosis
  • Pseudoexfoliation Glaucoma
  • Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome
  • Pseudophakia
  • Pseudostrabismus
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Pterygium
  • Punctal Plugs For Dry Eyes
  • Pupilloplasty
  • Radiation Induced Cataract
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Reconstructive Surgery On Cornea
  • Red Eye
  • Red Reflex Exam
  • Refractive Amblyopia
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair Of Laceration Of Conjunctiva
  • Repair Of Retinal Detachment
  • Replacement Of Contact Lens
  • Retinal Arterial Macroaneurysm
  • Retinal Damage
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Retinal Disorders In Pediatrics
  • Retinal Drusen
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Exudates And Deposits
  • Retinal Function Tests
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Imaging
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Pigment Epithelial Hypertrophy
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • Rosacea Of The Eye
  • Rubeosis Iridis
  • Ruptured Vessel Of Eye
  • School Related Vision Screening
  • Scleral Buckle Surgery
  • Scleredema
  • Scleritis
  • Scotoma
  • Senile Cataract
  • Sensitivity To Light
  • Serum Matrix Metalloproteinase 9 Test
  • Shingles Of The Eye
  • Sjogrens
  • Sports Related Eye Injury
  • Sports Related Orbital Injury
  • Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Subretinal Hemorrhage
  • Sudden Vision Loss
  • Superficial Injury Of Cornea
  • Superficial Keratectomy
  • Sweep Visual Evoked Potential Test
  • Swelling Of Eyelid
  • Tear Osmolarity Test
  • Thyrotoxic Exophthalmos
  • Toric Intraocular Lens Implant
  • Toric Lenses
  • Toxic Cataract
  • Transient Monocular Vision Loss
  • Traumatic Cataract
  • Traumatic Enucleation
  • Trichiasis
  • Tritanopia
  • Unable To Close Eyes
  • Uveal Lymphoid Infiltration
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis Medication Management
  • Uveitis Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Viral Conjunctivitis
  • Vision Assessments For Children With Seizures/Epilepsy
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Discomfort
  • Visual Disturbance
  • Visual Electrophysiology
  • Visual Evoked Potentials (Vep) Test
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Visual Field Testing
  • Visual Impairment
  • Weakness Of Eye Closure
  • Work Related Vision Screening
  • Xerophthalmia