Dr. Jeffrey S. Kay, MD

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Dr. Jeffrey S. Kay, MD

Ophthalmic Surgery | Male

Arizona Glaucoma Specialists 6599 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85704 Get Directions
(520) 544-4393

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Dr. Kay specializes in Ophthalmic Surgery and practices in Tucson, AZ. He practices at 2 locations.

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kay to family and friends
2.9
based on 13 total surveys (6 with reviews)
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  • Staff
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Experience with Dr. Kay
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Kay's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (13)
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in Tucson, AZ |
I've seen Dr. Kay several times over the past 15 years and have always had a very positive experience. He took the time to answer my questions and the staff was friendly and helpful.
Tucson, AZ |
Professional and compassionate
in Tucson, AZ |
I've been under Dr Kay's care for over 10 years for glaucoma, during which he and his staff have given me excellent care. I've had cataract and retina surgeries with complications on both eyes from other physicians, so I know quality care when I receive it. I highly recommend Dr Kay and his staff.
in Tucson, AZ |
I'v been treated by Dr. Kay for over 10 years for glaucoma, after cataract and retinal surgeries with complications. The care and dedication of Dr Kay and his staff have kept my glaucoma under control, which I feel is amazing, considering all my eyes have been though. He takes the time to answer your questions throughly, and explains your condition and treatment plan well. I highly recommend this physician and his staff.
in Sun City, AZ |
dr kay checked my eyes and told me that he wanted to do lazer surgery on my left eye to try and save the vision and relieve the pressure,instead when I went in to have the laser done he did the right eye which is the bad one.now that he did the wrong eye I have lost all vision in my right eye,we are seriously considering doing a lawsuit for malpractice because befor he did my right eye,I could see a little,now I am totally blind in my rt eye.he is a poor excuse for a doctor!
in Tucson, AZ |
Kay treated my dad for about 12 years for glaucoma. In the past year my fathers pressure was on the rise and all Kay did was give him drops and say give them time to work come back in a few months. My dad started getting double vision and had to stop driving. Dr Kay said it is all part of what is happening. Keep taking drops he was NEVER around every time my dad had an appointment. He would see Flint WHO HAS NO IDEA WHAT SHE IS DOING. After months of NEGLECT MY DAD IS BLIND!!! Get out
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pediatric Glaucoma
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Arizona

    Graduated in 1984

  • Internship Hospital
    Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
  • Residency Hospital
    University of Arizona
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Emory University

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Kay's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Kay's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Kay

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients