Dr. Timothy Wang, MD

Dr. Timothy Wang, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 68
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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

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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Top Care Areas

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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

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

40  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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31  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

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wang to family and friends
12 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 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 (10)

I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Timothy Wang and Julia. This year Dr. Wang performed cataract surgery on each of my eyes and the outcome is simply amazing. Before surgery I had very severe near-sightedness and astigmatism having worn contact lenses for nearly 40 yrs. After Dr. Wang’s...more
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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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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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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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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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