Dr. Laurence Kaye, MD

Dr. Laurence Kaye, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
(13)
Save
Dr. Laurence Kaye, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tucson, AZ. He graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand/Faculty Of Health Sciences and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

4709 E Camp Lowell Dr

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

(520) 722-4700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 19 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Kaye

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Kaye'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

33  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
Less
Read Less

6  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • University Of The Witwatersrand/Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cleveland Clin Found
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clin Found
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaye has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kaye does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kaye and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kaye's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaye to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kaye's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

BEWARE cataract surgery patients! I had both eyes done in January 2018. I have had astigmatism for over 57 yrs. Dr Kaye recommended Toric lenses. He indicated that the outcome would be amazing, and the goal was no glasses. He charged $1500 each. Medicare doesn’t pay.He recommended monovision. Rt...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I highly recommend Dr. Kaye. He performed cataract surgery on my right eye on Nov 2, 12016. The next day my vision was absolutely perfect. I had not seen so well since I was a teenager (now 75). He took the time to explain my options available for the iol. I chose the monovision option. Dr. Kaye...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Dr. Kaye complete catract surgery for me Januray 26 and February 1. I had a great outcome. No glases at all. Mono vision. Dr. Kaye very compassionate and kind. Top notch professional
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option8thumbs down icon option2
Flag this
Image of Dr. Kaye
Are you Dr. Kaye?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Ophthalmology
(152)
Ophthalmology
(63)
Ophthalmology
(20)
Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
(73)
Ophthalmology
(46)
Ophthalmology
(23)
Ophthalmology
(19)
Ophthalmology
(10)
Ophthalmology
(45)
Ophthalmology
(27)