Dr. Harold Kavoussi, MD

Dr. Harold Kavoussi, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Harold Kavoussi, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Collierville, TN and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

336 Poplar View Pkwy Ste 1

Collierville, TN 38017

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Kavoussi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kavoussi "Harold P. Kavoussi M.D. -- has been an Ophthalmologist since 1983. Dr Kavoussi received both his undergraduate and Medical degree through a competitive accelerated six year BS/MD program from City University of New York. He completed his internship and residency at Guthrie Clinic / Robert Packer hospital in Pennsylvania. Dr. Kavoussi has performed thousands of eye surgeries. His exceptional training and extensive experience have made him a true pioneer. He is well known for his successful visual outcomes,especially challenging cases. Being a solo practice Dr Kavoussi prides spending time with patients to understand their needs and make them feel comfortable. A typical intitial consultation will take 45-60 minutes so all patients problems will be heard, and the most suitable procedures are chosen to meet their needs. Dr Kavoussi has remained at the forefront of his field by maintaining the latest techniques and methods of Cataract, glaucoma, and LASIK/ Refractive surgery. Extensive surgery techniques are used in Glaucoma, Diabetes, and Cataract surgery. He has performed thousands of Eye surgical procedures. He is credentialed at all three major hospital groups: Baptist, Methodist, and St Francis. He is the only opthalmologists in the area that performs eye surgery at Baptist Collierville Hospital. Dr. Kavoussi is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the International College of Ocular Surgeons, and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kavoussi "  At Southern Tennessee Eye Specialists, our staff always strives to provide the highest level of customer service and expertise you deserve using only the latest,most innovative techniques in eye care. We want your visit to our office to be a positive experience.Whatever we can do to make your experience with us more comfortable and pleasant, please do not  hesitate to let us know."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kavoussi does not have any board certifications listed.

33  Conditions Treated


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14  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Robert Packer Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Robert Packer Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kavoussi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kavoussi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kavoussi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kavoussi to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kavoussi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I love going to Dr Kavoussi office the people are great there the wait time is short, he is patience with you and his staff calls with a reminder of your appointment time. I feel at home their.
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