Dr. Ashima K Gupta, MD

Dr. Ashima K Gupta, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
45 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ashima K Gupta, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Shepherdsville, KY and has been practicing for 12 years. She specializes in ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology.Read her story

Kumar Eye Institute

1553 Highway 44 E

Shepherdsville, KY 40165
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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

more than 65% of peers
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
more than 14% of peers
Lazy Eye
more than 12% of peers

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Dr. Gupta's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gupta "Dr. Ashima K Gupta is a board-certified Ophthalmologist specializing in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, serving patients in the greater Louisville area."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gupta "Ashima Kumar Gupta, MD Dr. Gupta is a board-certified Ophthalmologist, specializing in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus. Dr. Gupta already has an extensive resume with teaching positions and leadership roles that include serving as Director of the Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Service from 2006-2013 at the State University of New York at Downstate in Brooklyn, NY. She completed her residency in Ophthalmology at the George Washington University in Washington, DC and her fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. Dr. Gupta's is known for deep category expertise and compassionate patient care and his received several awards regarding her expertise. Colleagues often refer their patients to her, for an expert second opinion on an opthalmologic medical issue.Giving back is important to Dr. Gupta. She has volunteered her time and shared her expertise on many international medical missions. In addition, she works monthly, at a visually impaired pre-school to provide care to those children."
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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

3  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Latisse
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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.


  • Geo Wash University School Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • George Washington University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Chldrns Meml Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gupta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gupta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gupta to family and friends
62 total reviews (62 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (62)

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Dr. Gupta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (62)

Great care and time spent with my 4 year old in diagnosing astigmatism. Have had difficulty getting correct lens prescription, but she has spent much time trying to get it right.
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very efficent. definetly reccomendable
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she was great for my mom
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She was very patient with my children and informative about their current vision and how to prevent any future vision related problems. The entire staff was very friendly and it was a very welcoming environment & experience.
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shes great
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