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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
37 years of experience

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Penny Asbell is Average. Dr. Asbell has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 3.1
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Penny Asbell, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Eye Infections
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Laser Eye Surgery (Photorefractive Keratectomy)
  • Postcataract Aphakia
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Asbell graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo. She has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Asbell has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Mt Sinai Hospital 
  • City Hospital Center Elmhurst 


  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Penny Abigail Asbell MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Penny A. Asbell practice?
Dr. Penny Asbell has 3 office locations.
Dr. Penny Asbell practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Elmhurst, NY.
See New York Ophthalmologists.