Dr. Karen Todd, MD

Dr. Karen Todd, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Karen Todd, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Vero Beach, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read her story

2750 Indian River Blvd

Vero Beach, FL 32960

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Todd's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Todd "Dr. Karen D. Todd joined the staff of the Florida Eye Institute in July of 1989. She earned her bachelor's degree in Engineering at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee - graduating summa cum laude and being selected to the Tau Beta Phi Honorary Society. She received Dean's Award for outstanding scholarship, graduating 1st in her class. Dr. Todd went on to receive her Doctor of Medicine degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. While there, she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha and Phi Beta Kappa societies and received the Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation for scholastic achievement. Following her residency in ophthalmology at the University of California in San Francisco, she was selected by the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of South Florida in Tampa for fellowship training in glaucoma."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Todd ""I like to think of our staff as Ambassadors of Eye Health. We strive to provide expert, personalized care that improves the daily lives of our patients."  "

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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20  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital-San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of California-San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of South Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Todd has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Todd's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Todd to family and friends
33 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Todd's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Todd Says:
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Patient satisfaction is very important to me. Please contact my office so that I can address any concerns personally. Your comments are greatly appreciated.

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Patient Comments (14)

In 2 weeks I turn 54 and I sit writing this review with the best vision of my life!!! I was always extremely near sighted, even as a young child. In my 20’s I was diagnosed with keratoconus which made it impossible to see well without specialty contacts. Recently I could no longer tolerate the...more
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Dr. Todd is a terrific surgeon and person. She listened completely to all my concerns. The first visit, I was asked questions regarding my whole self and family history. She genuinely cares!. She reassured me that she would do everything in her power to correct my vision and she is and has...more
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I can't say enough about the high quality of care I received at Florida Eye Institute. Dr. Todd explained my cataract problem and correction options very clearly, and also what I could expect from the procedure and recovery. I had worn glasses for 64 years and I could see nothing without them. I'm...more
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Dr Todd did cataract surgery on me seven years ago. Was amazed at how easy the procedure was and what good results I have had since the surgery. She is a very caring physician, and personally followed up with me every step through out both procedures. I would highly recommend her as she is an...more
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My sister recommended Dr Todd to me and I have been going to her ever since. She is very thorough and explains things very well. She really cares about me as a patient and even though I no longer live in the area I will come to her as my physician as I know she is very good at what she does and I...more
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