Dr. Kevin Greenidge, MD

Dr. Kevin Greenidge, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Kevin Greenidge, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Largo, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

1225 W Bay Dr

Largo, FL 33770

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Greenidge's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Greenidge "Kevin C. Greenidge, MD, is a fellowship-trained, board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in glaucoma. He is an accomplished leader in his specialty and joined The Eye Institute of West Florida in 2005. He is an Associate Examiner of the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Greenidge has lectured on glaucoma throughout the world and is known for his successful surgery in infants and the treatment of complex and difficult glaucoma cases. Dr. Greenidge's distinguished academic career includes his appointment as Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology at Downstate Medical School in New York, his investment as the first Richard C. Troutman, M.D., Distinguished Chair in Ophthalmic Microsurgery and his service on the Board of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, receiving their Honor Award, as well as, their Senior Achievement Award for scientific contributions."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Greenidge "The Eye Institute of West Florida delivers clinical excellence in every subspecialty field of ophthalmology with our fellowship trained physicians who utilize innovations, advanced medicines and latest techniques to deliver quality patient outcomes in a warm and friendly environment."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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17  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • Howard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Martin Luther King Jr Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Greenidge has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Greenidge's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Greenidge to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Greenidge's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He treated my 90 year old mother with respect and kindness. Her surgerical procedures were successful and the follow up visits very comforting. Check out his socks!
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I was extremely disappointed in this practice. Dr. Greenidge either can't or won't explain much. This practice is very corporate. Patients are not treated with respect. The fees for getting copies of medical records are very expensive. They do however, make a big deal about passing out free...more
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dr. greenidge is the best doctor we have ever had for our daughter. he loves his patients and is very caring, professional and experienced. we love dr greenidge and we highly recommend him.
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Good doctor but can be quite abrupt and rude; does not listen to patients. I have had two surgeries with him and seen him 20+ times in the last six months. I have tried to be pleasant and have a short list of questions---at times he is decent, other times quite rude. I would change doctors if I...more
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