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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      Dr. Kay accepts 31 insurance carriers

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      31 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • AARP
      • Aetna
      • Ameriben
      • Assurant Health
      • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
      • Beech Street (Multiplan)
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • CHAMPVA
      • Cigna
      • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
      • CopperPoint Mutual
      • CRS
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Golden Rule
      • Health Net
      • Humana
      • Indian Health Service
      • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
      • Medical Mutual of Ohio
      • MultiPlan
      • One Health
      • PHCS
      • Self Pay
      • State Farm
      • TPA
      • Tricare
      • Triwest
      • UnitedHealthCare
      • University Physicians
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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
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      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

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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

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • 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

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Kay

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