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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
35 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Penny Asbell is Good. Dr. Asbell has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars

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)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)


Dr. Asbell has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Mt Sinai Hospital 
  • Queens Hospital Center 


  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Penny Abigail Asbell MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Penny A. Asbell practice?
Dr. Penny Asbell has 4 office locations.
Dr. Penny Asbell practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
See New York Ophthalmologists.