Judy E. Kim, MDJudy E. Kim, MD

Voted Best Doctor 2015-2016Professor of Ophthalmology

(414) 955-2020
(414) 955-6300 (fax)

The Eye Institute
925 N. 87th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53226 

Patient Care Emphasis

  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Diseases and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous
  • Macular Holes and Epiretinal Membranes
  • Retinal Tears and Detachments
  • Retinal Vein Occlusions

Current Research Interests

  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Ocular trauma and infection
  • Lasers in the management of ocular diseases

Honors and Society Memberships

  • Listed in Best Doctors in America 2003-present
  • Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, American Society of Retinal Specialists
  • Member, American Telemedicine Association
  • Member, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Co-chairperson, Korean-American Ophthalmology Association
  • Member, Macula Society
  • Member, Milwaukee Ophthalmology Society
  • Member, Retina Society
  • Member, Wisconsin Ophthalmology Society
  • Member, Women in Ophthalmology
  • Member, Women in Retina
  • Phi Beta Kappa


  • MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Post Graduate Training

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute - National Institutes of Health Research Scholar, Bethesda, MD
  • Residency, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL
  • Fellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • Internship, Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Recent Publications