Dr. Alisa Kim M.D., Ophthalmologist
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Dr. Alisa Kim M.D.

Ophthalmologist

4/5(51)
6430 Rockledge Dr Suite 270 Bethesda MD, 20817
Rating

4/5

About

Dr. Alisa Kim serves as the Maryland Eye Center's Medical Director. 

Dr. Kim was educated at some of the finest eye health schools in the country:  University of California San Francisco's internship program, UCLA's Jules Stein Eye Institute, and the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University.  Following her fellowship at Hopkins, Dr. Kim was on their faculty, where she served as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology.  She was also one of the primary corneal laser surgeons at this facility.  An expert in corneal, cataract, and laser vision surgery; Dr. Kim has authored numerous articles and chapters on the subject.  She also lectures internationally and in the United States on these topics. 

The Maryland Eye Center has two locations at:

2403 Research Blvd, Suite 102

Rockville, MD 20850

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5454 Wisconsin Ave. #1030

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Education and Training

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology - Ophthalmology

OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyABO

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 24 years of experience

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Wilmer Eye Institute- Full Time Faculty, 2005 -

Awards

  • Health Grades Recognized Doctor   

Internships

  • University of California San Francisco Medical Center (Internal Medicine)

Fellowships

  • Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (Cornea, external disease, cataract, and refractive surgery)

Dr. Alisa Kim M.D.'s Practice location

2403 Research Boulevard Suite 102 -
Rockville, Maryland 20850
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New patients: 240-232-2020
Fax: 240-232-2016

Practice At 6430 Rockledge Dr Suite 270

6430 Rockledge Dr Suite 270 -
Bethesda, MD 20817
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Patient Experience with Dr. Kim


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Dr. Alisa Kim M.D. has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 51 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Ophthalmologist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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