Dr. Kenneth Houchin, MD

Dr. Kenneth Houchin, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Kenneth Houchin, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2575 Lindell Rd

Las Vegas, NV 89146

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Houchin'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

70  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Strabismus
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Univ Of Minnesota
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Houchin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Houchin's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Houchin to family and friends
19 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Houchin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Worst Dr visit I ever had. Would not answer questions very rude and stormed out of the room without giving us the info we came to get. Told us what we already knew and when we asked him questions that other doctors told us he could answer he got upset because we were asking him about things we...more
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Complete waste of time and money! After six months of him not saying anything and only typing on his computer each visit, he tells me that my sudden vision problems that stemmed from a medical emergency last year are all in my head! This guy should not have a license to practice medicine!! I hope...more
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Please save yourself or your family member's time and health by not seeing this disgrace of a doctor. My mother spontaneously went blind in one eye and after several hospital visits, her pcp referred her to this clown. Totally unprepared, he had no knowledge as to why she was even there. Three...more
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