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About Dr. Howard C Charles

Dr. Howard C Charles, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Mount Kisco, NY. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Charles is affiliated with Northern Dutchess Hospital, Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital and Phelps Memorial Hospital Center-Northwell Hospital. Dr. Charles has received 5 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

36 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard C Charles is Great. Dr. Howard C Charles has been rated by 36 patients. From those 36 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Howard C Charles is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Westchester Vitreoretinal

101 S Bedford Rd Ste 404
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
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Specialties

Dr. Howard C Charles has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Howard C Charles has the following 10 expertise

  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Exam
  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Blindness
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Pain
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Lasik Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Howard C Charles is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

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He is the best retina specialist in Westchester!

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Five Stars

Excellent diagnostician. Honest prognosis for your condition. He is the best retina specialist.

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One Star

The man is a genius with a heart who really cares about his patients.

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Five Stars

Thorough and skillful examination done with care.

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2013, 2014, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Charles is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • Albany Medical College

    Graduated in 1981

  • University Of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Howard C Charles accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem CT HMO BlueCare
    • Anthem PPO Century Preferred CT
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP HMO
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP HMO
    • MVP Preferred PPO
    • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty

Locations & Directions

Westchester Vitreoretinal, 101 S Bedford Rd Ste 404, Mount Kisco, NY

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