Dr. Jan A. Kylstra MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Jan Kylstra is an ophthalmologist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alamance Regional Medical Center and MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Kylstra accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Alamance Regional Medical Center and one of 16 at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Retinal

Education & Medical Training

Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1984–1987

Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
Fellowship, Retina-vitreous, 1987–1989

University FL College of Medicine - Pensacola
Internship, Transitional Year, 1983–1984

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Speculation on carbon dioxide and retrolental fibroplasia.
Wolbarsht, M. L., George, G. S., Kylstra, J., Landers, M. B., Shearin, W. A.

Vitreous hemorrhage associated with pilocarpine.
Schuman, J. S., Hersh, P., Kylstra, J.

Exercise performance in debrancher deficiency myopathy.
Hartwig, G. B., Leatherman, N. E., McNeil, W. P., Kylstra, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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