Dr. Kenneth Houchin, MD

Dr. Kenneth Houchin, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kenneth Houchin, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

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

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Neurology
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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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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Houchin to family and friends
2.4
based on 18 total reviews (2 with comments)
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 (2)
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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 he never experienced sudden vision obstruction and loss and has to deal with an idiot like himself, someone you put ALL your faith and trust in for help. Please spare yourself; find another doctor.
North Las Vegas, NV |
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 weeks pass to go to her follow up and for him to go over the hospital records. After sitting four, he comes into the room and only then looks at the records. He then stormed out because I asked a ?..
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Dr. Houchin accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Summerlin Hospital Medical Center
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