Dr. David Kinsler, MD

Dr. David Kinsler, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. David Kinsler, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Salem, VA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

426 W Main St

Salem, VA 24153

Contact Information

(540) 855-5100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 85% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Kinsler'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Roanoke Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kinsler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kinsler's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kinsler to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Kinsler'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Kinsler told me about all the possible scenarios involving LASIK so I would be knowledgeable about the procedure, and now I have 20/20 vision.
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Dr. Kinsler was a great Dr. He did my cataract surgery. I can see great now!
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While he seems always “on the run”, Dr. Kinsler stops and becomes an active listener when I have a question.
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Dr. Kinsler performed refractive surgery for me, and he and his staff are wonderful. Chelsea in particular went above and beyond to help me through the process. Thank you all so much!
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Knowledgeable and trustworthy
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