Dr. Stephen Kim, MD

OphthalmologyMaleAge 46

Dr. Kim
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Vanderbilt Eye Institute

2311 Pierce Ave Nashville, TN 37232

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Dr. Stephen Kim, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Nashville, TN. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kim to book an appointment.


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  • Explained conditions well (12)
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Dr. Kim is an outstanding physician. His expertise, bedside manner, and surgical skill all exceed expectation. He repaired my macular hole and I see perfectly. Can't say enough good things about him.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Dr. Kim saved my vision! He repaired my retinal detachment. I see 20/20. Can't be more appreciative of his skill and concern. Dr. Kim is simply top of the line. He is absolutely one of the best doctors I have ever come across.
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  • Appointment scheduling
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Excellent Doctor. Listens and cares. Recommended to see him for another opinion and well worth it.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Dr. Stephen Kim, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Nashville, TN. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kim to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Emory University
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Stephen Kim, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Stephen Kim, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kim frequently treats Retina Diseases, Eye Surgery, and Eye Infections. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kim treats.

Where is Dr. Stephen Kim, MD's office located?

Dr. Kim's office is located at 2311 Pierce Ave, Nashville, TN 37232. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kim's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Retina Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Retina Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Eye Surgery
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Dr. Kim performs Eye Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Eye Infections
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Eye Infections more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Migraine
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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(615) 936-2020

Dr. Kim accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Locations

Vanderbilt Eye Institute

Vanderbilt Eye Institute2311 Pierce Ave Nashville, TN 37232
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Compare with other Ophthalmology Specialists

Compare Dr. Kim with our nearby Ophthalmology Specialists at Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center.

Make an appointment at Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center today at (615) 649-6073.

These providers are on the medical staff of Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center.