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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Charles Cole is Good. Dr. Cole has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Charles Cole, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Glaucoma
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Cole graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012)


Dr. Cole has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 


  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Charles Ackerson Cole MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Charles A. Cole practice?
Dr. Charles Cole has 4 office locations.
Dr. Charles Cole practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Flushing, NY.
See New York Ophthalmologists.