About Dr. Ronni M Chen MD

Dr. Ronni M Chen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brandon, FL. She has 28 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. She speaks English.

Dr. Chen has received 2 awards.

Rating Overview

34 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ronni M Chen is Great. Dr. Ronni M Chen has been rated by 34 patients. From those 34 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ronni M Chen is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

Location

get directions BRANDON CATARACT CENTER AND EYE CLINIC
403 Vonderburg Dr Ste 101
Brandon, FL 33511

Specialties

Dr. Ronni M Chen has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Ronni M Chen has the following 10 expertise

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Cataract
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Exam
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Pain
  • Blindness

Board Certifications

Dr. Ronni M Chen 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.

Reviews

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Wonderful doctor!

You can’t find a doctor as wonderful as she is! Takes her time on the exam, so hilarious and very knowledgeable!

Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Disappointed

I'm sorry to say that I had a negative experience with Dr Chen. I was looking forward to having an informative conversation in regards to my child's vision health, instead I received a very cold and condescending vibe from Dr. Chen. She made it seem as if she was in a rush and when I tried to show her a video which showed my child's eye problems she cut me off and said she didn't need to see that and that she "sees videos like that everyday". After determining that my child had a slight stigmatism I asked that based on her experience at what age do kids with this condition usually start wearing eyewear? I was expecting an age range or a very generic "it can happen at any age", instead her answer was that if she "knew the answer to that she would be a medium and not a Dr". I found it offensive how someone with such high regard as an M.D. could behave in such an insensitive and unprofessional manner to the parent of a first time patient. I felt as if my child's health concerns, as minute as they may seem to her, were not made a priority during our consultation. The feeling of confidence was not there as we left her office. Maybe she was having a bad day, which we all have, but she shouldn't make her patients feel as if their concerns aren't important. On a positive note, I must say the staff in the front desk were very friendly and warm.

Wait time
30 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars

She is terrific

Wait time
15 minutes
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Great pediatric ophthalmologist

We love Dr. Chen. She is caring, considerate, and interested in your child's eye problems. Through her care the last three years, my son no longer needs to wear glasses. He had very reduced vision in his left eye due to amblyopia, but Dr. Chen worked to correct and now he does not need glasses. I would recommend her to anyone who has children with special vision needs.

Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2014, 2015, 2016)

    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 (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016)

    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.

  • Education

    28 Years Experience

  • University Of Michigan Medical School

    Graduated in 1991

  • St Barnabas Medical Center

    Residency

  • Dr. Ronni M Chen Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
    • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana HMO Select
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Tampa Bay CoreNet
    • Humana Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

BRANDON CATARACT CENTER AND EYE CLINIC, 403 Vonderburg Dr Ste 101, Brandon, FL
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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