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Dr. Kent Wellish

Ophthalmology
Las Vegas, NV
35 years experience male

Locations

Wellish Vision Institute

Las Vegas, NV

Address

2110 E. Flamingo Rd. Ste 210, 2555 Box Canyon Drive, Las Vegas, NV
Directions

Fax

(702) 734-5656

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery

Surgery - Transplant

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

7 Answers
0 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Wellish
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
See Eye Doc 1st: It's unusual for a 4 yr old to need visine. Better to see an eye doctor 1st to identify what is going in and to treat the root of the problem. Visine ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Wellish
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
More astigmatism: Increased is a common cause of this symptom. As the eye becomes more shaped like a football than a baseball, an increase in physiologic double vision ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Wellish
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
6th cranial nerve: Could be a 6th cranial nerve palsy. Common causes include small vessel ischemia from diabetes or hypertension. Make sure you are under the care of a g... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Wellish
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
See an eye Dr ASAP!: This could be a sinus infection leading to a pre-septal or orbital cellulitis which could be serious. You should see an ophthalmologist asap!
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Wellish
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Certainly possible: You should see a fellowship trained cornea and external disease specialist asap!
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kent Wellish
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
I would : Re-exam sounds like a good idea. When we see this kind of fluctuation we also consider the possibility of diabetes.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Wellish
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Helps your tears: Helps store and distribute the inner mucous layer of your tears.

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wellish is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wellish is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! A Miami OD has it right at -2; 2 other Miami OD's failed at it. Bye!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Arizona College of Medicine, AZ
Graduated 1987MD

Residency

Kansas Univ. Medical Center

Residency

Jules Stein Eye Institute - UCLA
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