Dr. Charles Crane, MD

Dr. Charles Crane, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Charles Crane, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in South Orange, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

71 2nd St

South Orange, NJ 07079

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Crane performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chalazion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Drusen
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Crane's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Crane has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Crane's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Crane to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Crane's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Crane is an amazing doctor. I had blepharitis and saw multiple doctors and he was the only one able to get it under control. The condition was depressing and life altering and Dr Crane changed all of that. I also had LASIK performed by Dr Crane and once again he changed my life for the better. I...more
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The patience, professionalism and outgoing personality extended to this very frightened patient made my experience (multiple surgeries) very relaxing. Forever thankful to Dr. Crane (and staff) for easing my anxieties which enabled the much needed procedures to be accomplished.
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I am a patient of another doctor in the practice who recommended I see Dr. Crane as I needed surgery. I waited three months for an appointment which was then canceled the day before. The next available appointment wasn't for another three months. One would think they would try to accommodate the...more
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Dr. Crane is THE BEST eye care specialist EVER! He explains in detail your eye health and his plans to treat the issue. Great bed side manner and a great singing voice. The staff is polite, knowledgeable, efficient, prompt and thorough. The two of us will forever have "Bennie and the Jets". ...more
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