Dr. Timothy Wang, MD

Dr. Timothy Wang, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(11)
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Dr. Timothy Wang, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Health Sciences The Chicago Medical School in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

2350 McKee Rd Ste 2

San Jose, CA 95116

Contact Information

(408) 272-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Glaucoma
high
more than 76% of peers
Visual Field Defects
normal
more than 80% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Dr. Wang's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wang "Has been in practice in San Jose since 1988."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wang "Dr. Wang will personally examine each patient throughout the entire visit. No technician is utilized."
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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

  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Scotoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty or Iridectomy
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Peripheral Iridotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Toric Intraocular Lens Implantation
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 Illinois
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Health Sciences The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Michael Reese Hosp Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Letterman Army Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wang's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wang to family and friends
4.7
based on 11 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Wang'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in San Jose, CA |
I highly recommend Dr. Wang and feel most fortunate to have had him perform cataract surgery in both eyes. Dr. Wang has extensive experience, excellent surgery skills, is thorough, and a perfectionist. Dr. Wang performed a monovision surgery with the amazing result of 20/20 distance vision and...more
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Santa Clara, CA |
Dr. Wang is very patient to determine situation and has done wonderful surgery for both eyes. I highly recommend friends to consult Dr. Wang.
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in Milpitas, CA |
Dr Wang helped bringing back light to my eye by correcting a complication created by another Dr. My vision after a cataract surgery was less than 100/20. It is now 25/20. Dr Wang is an excellent Dr who knows exactly what he's doing and he is one of the most caring doctors that I have ever...more
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Santa Clara, CA |
Dr. Wang is a very experience and very professional doctor, he explain the procedure very clear, i feel very comfortable to prepare for my surgery, the surgery went very well. Dr. Wang is well like and respect by the nurse in the hospital, i already referred Dr. Wang to my friend.
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in San Jose, CA |
One of the top opthalmologist in bay are. My mother 90 yrs old had both cataracts removed interval of one month each eye. Excellent recovery with no complications. She did not even realized had an operation done,was painless. Her vision was both 20/20 after both eyes done, really amazing...more
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Dr. Wang accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Commercial HMO
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Quality Point-of-Service POS
    Traditional Choice
    Traditional Choice POS
    Traditional Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross PPO
    Power Select HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Traditional
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Carefirst Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna Network
    Cigna PPO
    Commercial EPO
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Humana EPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Tricare
  • Medicare
    Medicare of California PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
    Select HMO
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare POS

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Hospitals where Dr. Wang has admitting privileges

Regional Medical Center - San Jose
225 N Jackson Ave
San Jose, CA 95116
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