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Reviews reflect patients' level of satisfaction with the care they received from this provider. Dr. Stephen Kim xhas an overall rating of 4.8.


Dr. Stephen Kim, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN, with other offices in Bowling Green, KY and Lebanon, TN (and 2 other locations). He has 11 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Kim is affiliated with Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Monroe Carell Jr Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt and Grady Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Stephen Kim has the following 12 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.


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Locations & Directions

Vanderbilt Eye Institute

2311 Pierce Ave
Nashville, TN 37232

Dowing-Mcpeak Vision Centers

1403 Andrea St
Bowling Green, KY 42104

Vanderbilt Medical Group

1670 W Main St
Lebanon, TN 37087

108 Bravo Blvd
Glasgow, KY 42141

4601 Carothers Pkwy
Franklin, TN 37067

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