Dr. Robert Kennedy Jr., MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 63

1675 Providence Ave
Schenectady, NY 12309
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Dr. Kennedy Jr.'s Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Ellis Hospital
1101 Nott St
Schenectady, NY 12308

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Kennedy Ophthalmology Assocs
Kennedy Ophthalmology Assocs
1675 Providence Ave
Schenectady, NY 12309
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    Dr. Kennedy Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eye Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Hyphema
    • Keratitis
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
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    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Ulcer
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

    Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Greater Baltimore Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Maryland General Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kennedy Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kennedy Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kennedy Jr.

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.3
    • 12 responses

    3.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kennedy Jr. to family and friends

    3.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Dr. Kennedy Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    12 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.5 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kennedy Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.9 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

    12 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Kennedy Ophthalmology Assocs
    1675 Providence Ave
    Schenectady, NY 12309
    (518) 377-3410 (Office)
    (518) 377-0436 (Fax)
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