Dr. Bobby S Korn, MD

Ophthalmology     -  California,  La Jolla


Dr. Bobby S Korn, MD works in La Jolla, California is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 2001. Dr. Korn is affiliated with UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest and practicing for 18 years

 Experience and Qualifications


  • Ophthalmology


  • Blepharitis
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Feeding Assessment
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Glaucoma Associated With Systemic Abnormalities
  • Hepatitis A
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Kidney Cryosurgery
  • Laser Laparoscopy
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Negative Rheumatoid Factor Polyarthritis
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Pediatric Liver Transplants
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexual Disorders and Gender Identity Disorders
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • Women's Health Rehabilitation


  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Decompression
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Laceration Repair
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Oculoplastics
  • Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 18

 State License

  • California

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas

Dallas, TX, United States

Graduated: 2001

Residency Hospital

Ucsd Med Center

San Diego, CA, USA

Year completed: 2005


1   American College Surgeons
2   Attending Physician
3   American Academy Ophthalmology
4   Director, Ophthalmic Plastic at Inland Eye Specialists
5   Assistant Professor Ophthalmology
6   American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
7   California Society of Facial Plastic Surgeons
8   Korn BS, Zhang K. Carotid-cavernous sinus fistula
9   Moriwaki, S, Korn BS, Ichikawa Y, Van Kaer L, Tonegawa S.
10   Shimomura I, Shimano H., Korn BS, Bashmakov Y, Horton JD. Nuclear sterol regulatory element- binding proteins activate genes responsible for the entire program of unsaturated fatty acid biosynthesis in transgenic mouse liver.
11   Matsuda M, Korn BS, Hammer RE, Moon Y, Komuro R, Horton JD, Goldstein JL, Brown MS, Shimomura I. SREBP cleavage-activating protein (SCAP) is required for hepatic response to cholesterol deprivation and to insulin elevation
12   Korn BS, Korn TS. LASIK corneal flap perforation by a snake bite repaired with cyanoacrylate
13   Woog JJ, Kim YD, Yeatts RP, Esmaeli B, Kim S, Kikkawa D, Lee, HB, Korn BS, Punja K, Salomao D, Cameron JD. NK/T Lymphoma with Ocular and Adnexal Involvement
14   Pasco NY, Kikkawa DO, Korn BS, Jones MC. Facial Nerve Paralysis: An Unrecognized Cause of Lower Eyelid Entropion in the Pediatric Population
15   Korn BS, Seongwook S, Levi L, Granet DB, Kikkawa DO. Optic Neuropathy Induced by Botulinum A Toxin in Thyroid-related Orbitopathy
16   Korn BS, Kikkawa DO, Vasani SN, Lucarelli MJ, Mannor GE, Seaberg RR, Lewis M. Evaluation of Patient Comfort with Outpatient Orbital Surgery
17   Korn BS, Kikkawa DO, Schanzlin DJ. Blepharoplasty in the Post-LASIK Patient: Preoperative Consideration to Avoid Dry Eye Syndrome.
18   Korn BS, Glasgow BJ, Kikkawa DO. Epiphora as a Presenting Sign of Angioleiomyoma of the Lacrimal Sac
19   Korn BS, Kikkawa DO, Cohen SR, Hartstein M, Annunziata CC. Treatment of Lower Eyelid Malposition with Dermis Fat Grafting
20   Korn BS, Kikkawa DO, Hicok KC. Identification and Characterization of Adult Stem Cells from Human Orbital Adipose Tissue
21   Korn BS, Weisman RA, Kikkawa DO, Mafee M. Multidisciplinary Approach to the Management of Silent Sinus Syndrome
22   Kikkawa DO, Korn BS, Annunziata CC. Reconstruction of Large Periorbital Defects.
23   Korn BS, Kikkawa DO, Cohen SR. Transcutaneous Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty with Orbitomalar Suspension: Retrospective Review of 212 Consecutive Cases
24   Cohen SR, Kikkawa DO, Korn BS. Orbitomalar Suspension During High SMAS Facelift
25   Gore C, Kikkawa DO, Korn BS. Ruptured Globed from Spontaneous Ethmoid-ocular Fistula

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 Office Locations

Primary location

 Shiley Eye Center

9415 Campus Point Drive
California (CA)
La Jolla,

  (858) 534-6290

Other Office Locations

 UC San Diego Medical Center OPH

200 West Arbor Drive Suite 1
California (CA)
La Jolla,

  (619) 543-6244
 Inland Eye Specialists

25395 Hancock Avenue Suite 100
California (CA)
La Jolla,

  (951) 696-5388

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions

Shiley Eye Center, 9415 Campus Point Drive, La Jolla, California (CA), 92093

 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Access Plus Savenet
  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • Enhanced Exclusive for Small Business HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • Heritage Signature
  • Individual and Family PPO
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • Local Access Plus HMO
  • LocalPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • Pathway X Direct Access PPO
  • Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Power Select HMO
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Select Plus HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest photo

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest

200 West Arbor Drive California CA, San Diego, 92103

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest is a State owned hospital located in San Diego, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 5 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures.

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