Dr. Bandana Waikhom, MD

Dr. Bandana Waikhom, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Bandana Waikhom, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Florence, KY and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7370 Turfway Rd Ste 300

Florence, KY 41042

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 76% of peers
Astigmatism
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Waikhom'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*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
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3  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waikhom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waikhom's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waikhom to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Waikhom's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Unlike the other reviewers I have nothing but praise for Dr. Waikhom and I am most saddened by her departure. She was very thorough in her exams, never seemed rushed nor impatient. Further, she explained all the issues with my vision, what treatment she was using and why. I eventually needed...more
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First, she only offered me treatment for tear-deficient dry eye and acted like these were the only treatments for dry eye at all. I later discovered that I have Meibomian Gland Dysfunction. The treatment for the first is no effective for the second. Second, when I expressed frustration *at the...more
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She was a bit rude and rushed. Did not take the time to fully explain my medical condition and the appropriate treatment options.
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