Dr. Kevin Gertsch, MD

Dr. Kevin Gertsch, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 36
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kevin Gertsch, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Gainesville, GA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University / College Of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and ophthalmology.Read his story

1485 Jesse Jewell Pkwy NE Ste 130

Gainesville, GA 30501

Contact Information

(770) 534-1711

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Hypertropia
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more than 79% of peers
Graves' Disease
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more than 60% of peers
Exotropia
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more than 54% of peers

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Dr. Gertsch's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gertsch "Dr. Gertsch is married with five wonderful children. In his free time he enjoys running, hiking, cooking and going on adventures with his family. He and his family are very excited to be a part of the Gainesville community."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gertsch ""Although coming to an eye appointment can be intimidating for children and adults, I believe it can be turned into a positive experience that is both fun and instructive. I enjoy serving the people of North Georgia." - Kevin Gertsch, MD"
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Tear Duct Probing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Saint Louis University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Saint Vincent's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Iowa Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gertsch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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