Dr. John Kung, MD

Dr. John Kung, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(37)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Kung, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in East Brunswick, NJ. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

192 Summerhill Rd

East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of Ny Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • St Vincent's Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kung's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kung to family and friends
4.4
based on 37 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Kung'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
in Hillsborough |
I had Lasik surgery with Dr. Kong. It was the best decision I ever made. He was thorough, informative, answered all of my questions thoroughly and explained step by step every single thing that I was going to feel and what was going to happen throughout the entire surgery. He could not have made me feel more comfortable and at ease. I highly recommend Dr. Kung.
Dr. Kung is very knowledgeable, patient, and has excellent bedside manner. The staff there are pleasant & helpful, and the office is very beautiful & clean. It's impeccable! This is definitely the place to go for all eye problems!
in Staten Island, NY |
Doctor & Staff extremely courteous & professional. The office was extremely clean and comfortable. My wife and I were seen right away, Dr. Kung and his staff were thorough and took the time to answer all of our questions and explained in detail his diagnosis. I would highly recommend Dr. Kung.
East Brunswick, NJ |
I recommend DR Kung and his team.
in Old Bridge, NJ |
The best in the business. Only trust your eyes to Dr Kung! Top notch staff
Bayonne, NJ |
you never get to see dr. Kong and they push you on every other doctor and It changes for each visit. You can't even stay with one doctor, you have to see whomever they push on you! He staff is terrible and nasty... the doctor's are constantly going on vacation
in Staten Island, NY |
Cynthia G. 4/4/16 Was seen by Dr. Kung and I felt he was a caring and compassionate Doctor. He answered all my questions and spent a great deal of time with me. I would recommend Dr. Kung to anyone. A great experience
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kung accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Kung has admitting privileges

Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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