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We are always willing to help you if you are experiencing an eye emergency. Our doctors at Kung Eye provide prompt and skillful emergency treatment services for ocular infections, injuries, and other conditions.  The following are some of the most common eye emergencies that we evaluate and treat:

  • Eye infections (“pink eye”).
  • Eyelid pain and swelling.
  • Direct eye trauma/sports injuries.
  • Chemical injuries.
  • Corneal and conjunctival foreign body.
  • Vitreous floaters.
  • Iritis/eye inflammation.
  • Adverse reactions to contact lenses.
  • Corneal ulcer.
  • Severe dry eye and allergies.
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There are certain ocular signs and symptoms that warrant an immediate evaluation, as your eyesight may be in jeopardy. Some of these include:

  • Sudden vision loss.
  • Pain in or around the eye.
  • Discharge, crusting, or excessive tearing.
  • Severe eye redness.
  • Halos around lights.
  • Flashes or new floaters.
  • Double vision.

While waiting for professional medical assistance, there are some things that you should not do. For best possible outcomes, please DO NOT:

  • Press on or rub the injured eye.
  • Use cotton swabs or tweezers on the eye.
  • Try to remove a foreign body from the eye, whether it is resting on the eye or is embedded into the eye.

Testimonials from Real Patients

“Dr. Kung and staff get 5 stars. From the moment I made my appointment, to my last follow-up visit; I experienced nothing but excellence. Dr. Kung explains everything in detail, makes sure you understand and encourages questions. I had bilateral cataract surgery with results above my expectations. I no longer wear glasses.

“I’ve had cataract surgery for both my eyes by Dr. Kung. It was the most amazing experience I’ve had. Dr. Kung himself is an absolutely brilliant doctor and surgeon. His staff sets the example by which excellence can be measured. The facility is beautiful and spotless and I highly recommend using Kung Eye for any ophthalmology needs. Thank you.

“I recently had corrective lens surgery performed by Dr. Kung with amazing results. I no longer require glasses for reading or distance (driving, tv viewing etc.). Dr. Kung and his staff are consistently friendly, helpful and provided excellent care pre-, during and care anywhere. I would definitely recommend the Kung Eye Center for the treatment of any ophthalmological disorder.

“Dr. Kung and Dr. Chen are wonderful. Coming from 40 years of excellent care from my prior ophthalmologist, who just retired, I had high expectations, and those have been met! The office is well-run, and all the staff have been kind and competent. Thank you!

“Dear Kung is an absolute genius! In my opinion he is the best cataract surgeon in NY city.

“State of The Art Facility and doctors. Exceeded my expectations. Extremely careful regarding Covid19....Everybody wearing masks, etc. Thank you

“I had cataract surgery with the light adjustable lens. Surgery went very well. Staff is very professional, friendly and courteous. Highly recommend.

“Kung Eye Center is great! Dr. Kung, his doctors, technicians, and office staff run the eye center with precision, efficiency, intelligence and most of all, with caring and empathy. All medical facilities and offices should be run as well as Kung Eye Center. I am now on the road to the best vision I can have. I highly recommend Dr Kung and the Eye Center. You will be very pleased!


Contact Us Today

At Kung Eye, we are committed to providing compassionate, personalized care to each of our patients. Please call us to set up an appointment if you experience any of the symptoms above so that you can be seen right away! You can reach us at our Staten Island office at (718) 948-8880, and our New Jersey office at (732) 257-4900.

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