Dr. Vivian Kim, MD

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Dr. Vivian Kim, MD

Retinal Diseases | Female

Advanced Retina Care 7145 N Chestnut Ave # 108, Fresno, CA 93720 Get Directions

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      Dr. Kim accepts 16 insurance carriers

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      • Assurant Health
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      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • CHAMPVA
      • Cigna
      • Commercial Insurance Company
      • Delta Health System
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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      • Principal Life
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      3.7 based on 6 responses
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      Experience with Dr. Kim
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (6)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (6)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Kim's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Retinal Diseases
      • Ophthalmology
      • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Endophthalmitis
      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Blepharitis
      • Blind Hypotensive Eye
      • Blindness
      • Cataract
      • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
      • Chalazion
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Chorioretinitis
      • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
      • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Corneal Ulcer
      • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
      • Diabetic Eye Disease
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Endophthalmitis
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Floaters
      • Glaucoma
      • Headache
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Keratitis
      • Lazy Eye
      • Macular Degeneration
      • Macular Edema
      • Macular Hole
      • Migraine
      • Ocular Hypertension
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Progressive High Myopia
      • Purulent Endophthalmitis
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Ischemia
      • Retinal Neovascularization
      • Retinal Telangiectasia
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Retinoschisis
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Ulcer
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Abscess
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
      • Eye Surgery
      • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Tulane University Of Louisiana

        Graduated in 1991

      • Internship Hospital
        Santa Clara Vly Med Center

        Completed in 1992

      • Residency Hospital
        Scheie Eye Inst/U Penn
      • Fellowship Hospital
        New England Eye Ctr/Tufts U
      • Undergraduate School
        Yale University

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Kim's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Retinal Diseases
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Kim's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Kim

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Kim's Care Philosophy

      EYE-Q is dedicated to providing the best possible eye care to all of its patients each and every day. This philosophy is what drives the organization and gives its purpose and direction. EYE-Q is committed to having the latest technology available to help it succeed in its mission.