Dr. Sheila W. Kirk, OD

Dr. Sheila W. Kirk, OD

Optometry | Female | 55 years old

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4.9 based on 29 responses
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Kirk'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

  • Optometry
  • Pediatric Optometry

Board Certifications

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  • Optometry

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Binocular Vision Disorder
  • Black Eye
  • Blurred Vision
  • Cataract
  • Chemical Allergy
  • Chemical Burn
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Movement Disorders
  • Eye Strain
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia

Procedures Performed

  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Test
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Prism Lenses
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Alabama At Birmingham / School of Optometry

    Graduated in 1992

  • Undergraduate School
    Mississippi State University

    Graduated in 1981

    University of the District of Columbia

    Graduated in 1983

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Optometry
  • Malpractice claims in Alabama not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Kirk's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Kirk

Level of trust in provider's decisions
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. Kirk's Care Philosophy

We want to give people a better quality of life through clear vision and grade ocular health.