Dr. Alisa Kim, MD

Dr. Alisa Kim, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Alisa Kim, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2403 Research Blvd # 102

Rockville, MD 20850

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kim performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 93% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Kim's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

48  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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15  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Refractive Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of California-San Francisco Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of California Los Angeles Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • America's Top Ophthalmologists, 2011
  • Johns Hopkins Certificate for Patient Satisfaction and Care, 2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Kim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had cataract surgery performed by Dr. Alisa Kim recently and was thrilled with the outcome. Although my eyes are not correctable to 20-20 due to a birth defect, Dr. Kim explained to me clearly how she could improve my vision and possibly slow down an issue with my cornea. She is very thorough...more
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I initially saw Dr Kim for a problem. She listened well and was thorough. She scheduled a follow up at which time she did the most thorough ophthalmic exam I have ever had. Though I have seen several other docs in the last few decades, she is the first to suggest a way to sharpen my vision beyond...more
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