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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
31 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Kiernan is Good. Dr. Kiernan has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
  • Currently 3.0833333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.9
  • Currently 2.9 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.9
  • Currently 2.9090909090909 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.4
  • Currently 2.4444444444444 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Kiernan, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Kiernan graduated from University of Chicago.


Dr. Kiernan has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital 
  • Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph P Kiernan MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Joseph P. Kiernan practice?
Dr. Joseph Kiernan has 2 office locations.
Dr. Joseph Kiernan practices Ophthalmology near Buffalo Grove, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Barrington, IL.
See Buffalo Grove Ophthalmologists.