Dr. John Kung, MD

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Dr. John Kung, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Academic Eye Center 192 Summerhill Rd, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 Get Directions
(732) 257-4900

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Dr. Kung specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in East Brunswick, NJ. He practices at 2 locations.

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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (30)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Kung's Office & Staff
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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)
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      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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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Astigmatism
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bell's Palsy
      • 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
      • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Ectropion of Eyelid
      • Esotropia
      • Exophoria
      • Exotropia
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Eyelid Spasm
      • Farsightedness
      • Floaters
      • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
      • Glaucoma
      • Headache
      • Herpetic Keratitis
      • Heterophoria
      • Hypotony of Eye
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Keratitis
      • Keratoconus
      • Lazy Eye
      • Macular Edema
      • Macular Hole
      • Migraine
      • Nearsightedness
      • Nystagmus
      • Ocular Hypertension
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Pinguecula
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Presbyopia
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Pterygium
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinal Ischemia
      • Retinal Neovascularization
      • Retinal Telangiectasia
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Still's Disease
      • Strabismus
      • Stye
      • Tear Duct Disorders
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Trichiasis
      • Ulcer
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Anterior Vitrectomy
      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Contact Lens Fitting Services
      • Coreoplasty
      • Cornea Surgery
      • Cornea Transplant
      • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
      • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery
      • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
      • Glaucoma Surgery
      • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
      • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
      • Pterygium Surgery
      • 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

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        MT SINAI SCH OF MED OF NY UNIV

        Graduated in 1990

      • Internship Hospital
        St Vincent's Med Ctr

        Completed in 1991

      • Residency Hospital
        New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center

        Completed in 1994

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese
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      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Kung's Office & Staff

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

      Experience with Dr. Kung

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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