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Rachel W. Kuchtey MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
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  • 518 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Cataract- Pediatric/Adults
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    Glaucoma Suspect-High Pressure
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    Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Programs and Clinics


  • Doctor of Medicine - West China University of Medical Sciences, 1991
  • Doctor of Philosophy - Cornell University, 1999
  • Internship - Brown University, 2000
  • Fellowship - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 2001
  • Residency - Cleveland Clinic, 2004
  • Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic, 2005

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology, 2005

Patient Comments

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Love her & her bedside manner. (*Dr. K.)
July 20, 2020
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My 2 doctors there have always been very concerned about my problems and always taken care of them. Kept on top of my issues. I rate my doctors #1.
July 14, 2020
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Dr. Kuchtey is exceptional.
July 12, 2020
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excellent as always
July 12, 2020
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Dr. Kuchtey's intelligence, knowledge, experience and caring manner combine to make her an excellent doctor!
July 12, 2020
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excellent, as always
July 4, 2020
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June 21, 2020
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always clear,concise,and informative
May 28, 2020
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Dr Kuchtey made me feel like I was her only patient that afternoon in terms of explaining and making sure I understood what was going on
May 22, 2020
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