Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner is a leader in comprehensive eye care and innovative eye surgical techniques. Dr. Stelzner’s vast medical training and experience as well as her compassion for her patients have made her one of the top ophthalmologists in the county. As a chief physician at Santa Monica Eye Group and UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center, Dr. Stelzner specializes in comprehensive eye care, including cataract, laser eyelid surgeries.

A very important part of Dr. Stelzner’s work is giving back to the community, both locally and globally. She is a regular volunteer at local high schools, providing eye care to students and their families. She recently traveled as part of a humanitarian team to Mexico and El Salvador, where she performed sight-restoring surgeries and taught local eye physicians her safe and innovative eye surgery techniques. She has also travels to Japan to share her world-renowned surgical techniques.

Dr. Stelzner lives on the Westside with her two children.

Medical School
  • Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
  • Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
  • Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • English


Santa Monica Eye Medical Group
1908 Santa Monica Boulevard
Suite 3
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 829-5475
(310) 828-1359


  • Ophthalmology (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Anti-Aging


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Aetna Senior HMO Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC PPO/EPO
  • First Health Network PPO/EPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Secure Horizons Senior/UHC HMO
  • TriCare/TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • UCLA Medical Group