Dr. Kathryn Ireland, DO

Dr. Kathryn Ireland, DO

Save
Ophthalmology  |  
Female
(88)

Accepting new patients

Kathryn Ireland, D.O., MBA is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in small-incision cataract surgery and eyelid disorders. She attended Lipscomb University, earning a Bachelor of Science degree with Honors and continued her education in Tennessee, earning her medical degree at Lincoln Memorial University. She then completed her ophthalmology residency training through Nova Southeastern University in Miami. Dr. Ireland specializes in the use of advanced technology intraocular lenses for cataract surgery. Highly trained in eyelid surgery, she performs functional and cosmetic blepharoplasty, BOTOX injections and the use of facial fillers to minimize fine lines and wrinkles. Dr. Ireland was raised on a horse and cattle farm in Tennessee, training and showing American Quarter Horses. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and working with her dogs.

Sibia Eye Institute

11195 S Jog Rd Ste 2

Boynton Beach, FL 33437
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

Learn about Dr. Ireland

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Blepharitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Excision of Chalazion
very high
more than 92% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Ireland'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ireland Feel confident that when visiting the Sibia Eye Institute, our eye surgeons will use the latest technical advances to ensure the most effective care possible. Our goal is to preserve and improve visual function by providing state-of-the-art care. We pledge to care for our patients with the same compassion and skill that we would desire for ourselves.

More

Read More
11

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ocular Immunology
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
  • Orbital Disorders
  • Orbital Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*
87

Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Binocular Vision Disorder
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Convergence Insufficiency
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • Corneal Scar
  • Diabetes-Like Blepharitis
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Dilatation
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eye Palsy
  • Eye Strain
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyebrow Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Eczema
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Hazy Vision
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hypotropia
  • Iritis
  • Low Vision
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Convergence Spasm
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Presbyopia
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Reading Disorders
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinopathy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Severe Myopia
  • Stye
  • Vertical Heterophoria
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Aura
  • Visual Dysfunction
  • Visual Field Loss
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Watering Eyes
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

More

Read More
86

Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Antifungal Eye Drops
  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Argon Laser Treatment
  • Asian Eyelid Surgery
  • Astigmatic Keratotomy
  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Diagnostic Angiography
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extracapsular Cataract Extraction
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Medical Therapy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • Intracorneal Ring (ICR)
  • Intraocular Lens Pigmentation Removal
  • Iridotomy
  • Keratophakia
  • LASIK
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Cryopexy
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Translocation
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Peripheral Iridotomy
  • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
  • Photo Therapeutic Keratectomy
  • Photocoagulation
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Prism Lenses
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser Treatment
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Ultrasound
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitreous Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery

More

Read More

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

  • Lincoln Memorial University
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ireland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ireland does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ireland and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ireland's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ireland to family and friends
4.9
based on 88 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Ireland'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Boynton Beach, FL |
I found Dr. Ireland very professional, knowledgeable, friendly, generous with her time spent with me, tentative to my concerns, and answered all my questions. I look forward to my follow up. The staff also very pleasant and friendly.
in Loxahatchee, FL |
Easy. Very friendly. Very professional including staff. Extremely thorough.
Miami, FL |
Dr. Ireland is very knowledgeable and compassionate. You can feel her passion in every thing she does. Truly an amazing professional.
Have you seen Dr. Kathryn Ireland, DO?

Visit Dr. Ireland

Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Ireland accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    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
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Ireland has admitting privileges

Delray Medical Center
5352 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL 33484
View Hospital Profile

More Ophthalmology Specialists at Sibia Eye Institute

Ophthalmology Specialist
(309)