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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Pamela J. Bekendam, MD

Specialty
  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Premier Healthcare
  • St. Mary High Desert Medical Group
Address
Pacific Eye Institute - Upland
555 North 13th Avenue
Upland, CA 91786
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Pacific Eye Institute - Upland
555 North 13th Avenue
Upland, CA 91786
Get Directions
Phone
(909) 982-8846
Fax
(909) 949-3967

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
      (Board Certified)
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Pamela Bekendam is a board-certified general ophthalmologist who has spent nearly two decades working to manage and treat patients with common eye conditions as well as complex eye diseases. In her role at Pacific Eye Institute, she has successfully performed thousands of cataract surgeries and has dedicated her time to provide surgical eye care for disadvantaged individuals as a volunteer with Good Samaritan Hospital, La Romana, Dominican Republic and Tanzania. Dr. Bekendam is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Loma Linda University medical center in Loma Linda, California – the same institution where she earned her medical degree in 1994.