Dr. Karen Todd, MD

Dr. Karen Todd, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 59
(27)
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Dr. Karen Todd, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Vero Beach, FL. She is 59 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.Read her story

2750 Indian River Blvd

Vero Beach, FL 32960

Contact Information

(772) 569-9500

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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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."  "
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
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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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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Todd to family and friends
3.3
based on 27 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 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:

Patient satisfaction is very important to me. Please contact my office so that I can address any concerns personally. Your comments are greatly appreciated.


Patient Comments (8)

in Vero Beach, FL |
After exam was told I have glaucoma and given a prescription for eye drops. Went to have prescription filled and was told by three different pharmacies that it was over three hundred dollars a month for this drug and my insurance does not pay for it. Fed up I scheduled an exam with a different...more
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Fort Pierce, Florida |
Dr. Todd has always give me a thorough eye exam. She's a brilliant practitioner! I would recommend her to all my friends and family.
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Vero Beach, FL |
This review is in relation to my mother-in-law's visits. She is in her 80's and has glaucoma. She also has mild dementia and lives at an ALF. Dr. Todd has made errors more than once and is condescending to anyone that questions her. She has read off the wrong chart, someone elses, and gave us the...more
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Vero Beach, FL |
Cannot recommend this practice. Normal wait times are 1 hr. plus. This practice has no regard for their patient's time. The huge waiting rooms are packed with elderly folks who wait far longer than necessary.
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in Vero Beach, FL |
Dr Todd is an amazing doctor!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Todd accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Todd has admitting privileges

Indian River Medical Center
1000 36th St
Vero Beach, FL 32960
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