Dr. Timothy Kelly, MD

Dr. Timothy Kelly, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Timothy Kelly, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Oak Island, NC and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

8821 E Oak Island Dr Ste 3

Oak Island, NC 28465

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Kelly'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care (4/12/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Metrowest Medical Center Framingham Union Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kelly has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kelly has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kelly's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kelly to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Kelly'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)

I was on Osk Island for a long weekend and woke on Fri with an excruciating pain in my eye. It was swollen and I could barely open it. Dr. Kelly fit me in and determined the issue quickly. His office staff called multiple pharmacies to find the ointment the Dr. recommended, contacted me with the...more
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I have had a number of eye doctors, and eye surgeries so I can honestly say when I find a good one. Dr. Kelly is passed good one into keeper, and excellent. He is a wonderful doctor who takes his time with his patients. Treats them as individuals, his office staff is cut from the same cloth. They...more
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