Dr. Shih Yin Kao, MD


Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine | Female

Dr. Shih Yin Kao, MD

Dr. Shih Yin Kao, MD is a blood banking & transfusion medicine doctor who practices in Lagrange, GA. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Dr. Kao is affiliated with West Georgia Medical Center.

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      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine
      •  Board certified in Blood Bank & Transfusion Medicine, Medical Oncology and Ophthalmology
      •  No malpractice claims found
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

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      • Blood Bank & Transfusion Medicine
      • Medical Oncology
      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Anemia
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Astigmatism
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blepharitis
      • Blindness
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Cataract
      • Chalazion
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
      • Contusion of the Eyeball
      • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Corneal Erosion
      • Corneal Ulcer
      • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Entropion
      • Esotropia
      • Exotropia
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Eyelid Spasm
      • Farsightedness
      • Floaters
      • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Glaucoma
      • Graves' Disease
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Headache
      • Hyphema
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Keratitis
      • Keratoconus
      • Lazy Eye
      • Macular Edema
      • Macular Hole
      • Migraine
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Nearsightedness
      • Nystagmus
      • Ocular Hypertension
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Pinguecula
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Posterior Scleritis
      • Presbyopia
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Pterygium
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinal Neovascularization
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Retinoblastoma
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Sickle Cell Disease
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Skin Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Stye
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Trichiasis
      • Ulcer
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage


      • Medical School
        Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1996

      • Internship Hospital
        Ill Masonic Med Center

        Completed in 1997

      • Residency Hospital
        Chattanooga Unit Erlanger University Tenn

        Completed in 2000

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese

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      • Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine

      Procedures Performed

      • Anterior Vitrectomy
      • Blepharoplasty
      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Conjunctivoplasty
      • Cornea Surgery
      • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
      • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
      • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
      • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery
      • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
      • Glaucoma Surgery
      • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
      • Ocular Prosthetics
      • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
      • Pterygium Surgery
      • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
      • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
      • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
      • Repair of Eye Laceration
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery