Dr. Edward F. Cherney, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 68

2311 Pierce Ave
Nashville, TN 37232
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Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1211 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37232

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
2311 Pierce Ave
Nashville, TN 37232
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    Dr. Cherney's Experience

    Dr. Cherney's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
    • Retinal Diseases
    • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Laser Surgery
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Vitrectomy
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blind Hypertensive Eye
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Chorioretinitis
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
    • Drusen
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Eye Trauma
    • Floaters
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Hyphema
    • Hypopyon
    • Hypotony of Eye
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Degeneration
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    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Pars Planitis
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Telangiectasia
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinoblastoma
    • Retinoschisis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Background Check for Dr. Cherney

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of California At Los Angeles
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    Harbor Genl Hosp
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Los Angeles County - University of California Medical Center
    Complete in 1977

    Fellowship Hospital

    Moorfields Eye Hosp
    Complete in 1978

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of California, Davis
    Graduated in 1969
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cherney & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Cherney's Hospital Quality

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cherney to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Cherney's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Cherney

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Vanderbilt Eye Institute
    2311 Pierce Ave
    Nashville, TN 37232
    (615) 936-2020 (Office)
    (615) 936-1540 (Fax)
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