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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Kiernan is Good. Dr. Kiernan has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 3.5
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

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 
  • Evanston Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph P Kiernan MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Joseph P. Kiernan practice?
Dr. Joseph Kiernan has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Kiernan practices Ophthalmology near Buffalo Grove, IL.
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