Dr. Vic Khemsara, MD

Dr. Vic Khemsara, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Vic Khemsara, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Winston Salem, NC. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.Read his story

3073 Trenwest Dr

Winston Salem, NC 27103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
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Excision of Chalazion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Corneal Erosion
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Khemsara's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Khemsara "Dr. Khemsara received his medical degree from University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas in 1997. He completed his internship at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas and did his residency training in ophthalmology at University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. He then went on for advanced training and fellowship in glaucoma and anterior segment surgery at Emory University. Dr. Khemsara is an active medical staff member at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. He is a Fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology and The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Dr. Khemsara has trained with some of the most experienced glaucoma and refractive surgeons throughout the nation. He has performed thousands of eye surgeries including refractive, glaucoma, and cataract surgeries making him an experienced eye surgeon and physician. Dr. Khemsara brings to you surgical and clinical expertise, compassion, and warmth to his patients. He strives to exceed expectations as a physician and surgeon by thoroughly diagnosing and evaluating, explaining the risks, benefits and alternatives of proposed treatment options, and ensuring proper follow-up."

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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)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Univ Of Texas Medical Branch Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Univ Of Texas Hlth Sci Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Khemsara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Khemsara's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Khemsara to family and friends
4.9
based on 216 total reviews (119 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (216)

  • 5
    (207)
  • 4
    (7)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Khemsara'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (119)

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My first eye I was very nervous, after I was very nauseous and weak. Second eye I was much calmer. After I felt good and surrounding was much better.
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The staff was very friendly and courteous. A very nice office, made you feel comfortable. The doctor was friendly and under standing during the exam.
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The doctor and staff is friends and very clean.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Khemsara accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    Blue Options PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Simplifi
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Khemsara has admitting privileges

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center
3333 Silas Creek Pkwy
Winston Salem, NC 27103
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