Dr. Timmy Kovoor, MD

Dr. Timmy Kovoor, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Timmy Kovoor, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 12 years. Dr. Kovoor is affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center and Houston Methodist Hospital .

1229 Campbell Rd

Houston, TX 77055

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 90% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 77% of peers
Blind Hypotensive Eye
normal
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kovoor "I provide comprehensive Ophthalmic care to the Houston area including cataract surgery, LASIK, corneal transplants, & contact lens fitting."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract - Aberrant Oral Frenula - Growth Delay
  • Cataract - Alopecia - Sclerodactyly
  • Cataract - Ataxia - Deafness
  • Cataract - Cardiomyopathy
  • Cataract - Congenital Ichthyosis
  • Cataract - Microcornea Syndrome
  • Cataract Congenital Dominant Non Nuclear
  • Cataract Dental Syndrome
  • Cataract Hutterite Type
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Cataract, Anterior Polar, Dominant
  • Cataract, Autosomal Recessive, Congenital 2
  • Cataract, Congenital Nuclear, Autosomal Recessive 1
  • Cataract, Congenital Nuclear, Autosomal Recessive 2
  • Cataract, Congenital, Autosomal Dominant
  • Cataract, Congenital, Cerulean, Type 1
  • Cataract, Congenital, Volkmann Type
  • Cataract, Congenital, With Microcornea or Slight Microphthalmia
  • Cataract, Crystalline Aculeiform or Frosted
  • Cataract, Crystalline Coralliform
  • Cataract, Juvenile, With Microcornea and Glucosuria
  • Cataract, Microphthalmia - Nystagmus
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 1
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 2
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 3
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 4
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 5
  • Cataract, Total Congenital
  • Cataract, Zonular
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Eczema
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinopathic Oxygen Toxicity
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinoschisis
  • Retinoschisis of Fovea
  • Retinoschisis, Autosomal Dominant
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vision Disorders
  • Vision Impairment
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photocoagulation
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Brackenridge Hospital/Utmb Austin Transitional Year
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • UCLA, Jules Stein Eye Institute, Cornea, External Ocular Disease, & Refractive Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malayalam
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kovoor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kovoor to family and friends
4.4
based on 14 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Kovoor'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 (2)
in Houston, TX |
Couldn't ask for better care. Dr. Kovoor is very personable and attentive. I felt informed and encouraged. Surgery staff is top notch. He has earned my trust and business!
in Houston, TX |
Dr Kovoor ensured that I was aware of all my options from day one. He also recommended recommended appropriate treatment, while ensuring I was not taken to the cleaners. His staff are very courteous, and despite the crowd, the wait time is barely noticeable.
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Hospitals where Dr. Kovoor has admitting privileges

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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