Dr. Jeffrey Kershaw, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Kershaw, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Jeffrey Kershaw, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Woodstock, IL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2000 Lake Ave

Woodstock, IL 60098

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Cataracts
very high
more than 94% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Ectropion of Eyelid
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Kershaw'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kershaw does not have any board certifications listed.

70  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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19  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • In University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wm N Wishard Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kershaw has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kershaw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kershaw's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kershaw to family and friends
15 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kershaw's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Gorgeous!! Ben Affleck look out! Who care what wrong with eyes! My real doc is Epstein ,aka, Laurence Olivier. But wonderful man ! Mercy should get him a fiat! We need more doctors like this for our future generations! His girls need some perks as well!
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I’m 73 years old and do not typically write reviews but I felt compelled to do so in the case of Dr. Kershaw. Dr Kershaw , along with his staff are excellent. I’ve had lots of eye problems throughout the years and Dr Kershaw always takes good care of me. He once drove all the way to his office on...more
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Very competent Dr. Dr Kershaw was able to uncover/diagnose what two other ophthalmologists could not. He’s an excellent Dr and worth the 45 minute drive to go see.
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The best! So smart and so kind. Great listener.
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Misdiagnosed my basil cell carcinoma on my lower eyelid as a stye. He did not take a history, or conduct an examination at all, but defaulted to the dx of stye after a mere glance. Subsequently, the cancer grew larger and my Optometrist diagnosed it as cancer. Dermatology cut away half of my...more
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Dear "Woodstock" I came across your review and was sorry to hear about your recent experience. I take patient care very seriously and would appreciate an opportunity to speak to you directly. Please contact me the office at your convenience so that we can discuss your case in more detail.

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