Dr. Kristopher Pugh, MD

Dr. Kristopher Pugh, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Kristopher Pugh, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Jeffersonville, IN and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

302 W 14th St Ste 100A

Jeffersonville, IN 47130

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 98% of peers
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more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Pugh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pugh "After receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Butler University, Dr. Pugh earned his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine. He completed an internship at Clarian Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, before receiving his residency training at the University of South Carolina, where he was elected Chief Resident. Dr. Pugh and his wife returned home to Indiana in 2007 to join Dr. Black's Eye Associates. He strives to tailor surgical outcomes to meet each patient's lifestyle needs. When Dr. Pugh isn't busy helping his patients see life clearly, he loves spending time with his wife and four children, traveling when ever possible and endlessly cheering on the Chicago Cubs."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pugh "We are a center of excellence and our eye surgeons have performed thousands of surgical and laser vision correction procedures. Our board-certified eye surgeons and our eye doctors–several of whom are fellowship-trained specialists–provide personalized eye care to patients at multiple locations in the Kentuckiana region. In addition to our Vision Surgery Center, the Jeffersonville Dry Eye Center offers patients customized treatments for this common eye condition."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

67  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


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10  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pugh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pugh to family and friends
15 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pugh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Pugh was wonderful in making me feel relaxed about my SLT procedure and answered all my questions.
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Dr. Pugh takes great care of our whole family! The Jeffersonville office is awesome, caring and friendly staff.
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Dr Pugh did my cataract surgery. He is excellent. Explains everything
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Dr Pugh was very knowledgable about the new lenses he recommended for me. I would recommend him to everyone!! He checked on me by phone the day after surgery and made a point to come over to my follow up exam scheduled with another Dr. He was as excited about my progress as I was and my progress...more
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Very friendly yet professional. Made me feel comfortable. Answered my questions directly
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