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Dr. Kirk Robert Wilhelmus MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
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Dr. Kirk Wilhelmus has 3 office locations.
Medical Center
Cullen Eye Institute Baylor Coll. Med
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kirk Wilhelmus is Excellent. Dr. Wilhelmus has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kirk Wilhelmus, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Bacterial Eye Infections
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Injuries
  • Fungal eye infections
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Uveitis (Anterior Uveitis)
  • Yeast Infection (Candidiasis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Wilhelmus graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bacterial Eye Infections
Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
Corneal Diseases
Corneal Ulcer
Fungal eye infections
Yeast Infection (Candidiasis)

Affiliations

Dr. Wilhelmus has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • The Methodist Hospital 
  • St Luke's Episcopal Hospital 
  • Methodist Hospital - Houston 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Wilhelmus accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Superior Health Plan - 1 plan
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 1 plan
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 1 plan
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 14 plans
  • Humana - 16 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Kirk R. Wilhelmus practice?
Dr. Kirk Wilhelmus practices Ophthalmology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Ophthalmologists.