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Dr. Bobby Korn, MD

Ophthalmology ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Korn

UC San Diego Health

9415 Campus Point Drive La Jolla, CA 92093

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Dr. Bobby Korn, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology and oculoplastic surgery.

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What People Say About Dr. Bobby Korn, MD
Dr. Korn is the best in his field. He is always willing to listen and has a great personality.
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About Me


Named a 2013 “Top Doc" in San Diego Magazine’s “Physicians of Exceptional Excellence" annual survey performed in collaboration with the San Diego County Medical Society. Bobby S. Korn, MD, PhD, FACS, is an Associate Professor of Cli...


  • Ophthalmology
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

Board Certifications


Ucsd Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
Ucsd Med Center
Residency Hospital
Presbyterian Hospital
Internship Hospital
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Undergraduate School


  • Thai
  • English


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Compassionate Doctor Award, 2010
  • Star Award AAO, 2008, 2010
  • Marvin H. Quickert Award, 2007
  • Most Outstanding Teacher, 2005,2006,
  • San Diego Top 40 Under 40, 2010
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2010
  • ASOPRS Research Award, 2010

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(858) 534-6290

Dr. Korn accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
United Healthcare
Wisconsin Physicians Service

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Korn's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Eyelid Disorders
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Dr. Korn treats Eyelid Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Korn treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Tear Duct Disorders
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Dr. Korn treats Tear Duct Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Korn treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Benign Tumor
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Korn treats Benign Tumor more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Korn treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Korn's conditions and procedures:

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Congenital Diseases
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Decompression
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Graves' Disease
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Laceration Repair
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Oculoplastics
  • Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Pterygium
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease

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