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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (18)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sidney Gicheru, Ophthalmologist, Trauma Surgeon is Good. Dr. Gicheru has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 18 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 2.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 3.5
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Sidney Gicheru, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Cataract
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)


Dr. Gicheru has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Baylor Regional Medical Center At Grapevine 
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul 


  • Spanish
  • Swahili

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Additional Information
Dr. Sidney Kambo Gicheru MD is a male Ophthalmologist and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Sidney K. Gicheru practice?
Dr. Sidney Gicheru has 2 office locations.
Dr. Sidney Gicheru practices Ophthalmology near Plano, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Southlake, TX.
See Plano Ophthalmologists.