Dr. Charles Rheeman, MD

Dr. Charles Rheeman, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(10)
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Dr. Charles Rheeman, MD is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Malta, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1995 and specializes in neuro-ophthalmology, ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

658 Malta Ave Ste 101

Malta, NY 12020

Contact Information

(518) 580-0553

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Paralytic Strabismus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diplopia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Rheeman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rheeman "Dr. Rheeman is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in oculoplastic surgery as well as the medical and surgical treatment of neuro-ophthalmological conditions. Dr. Rheeman is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego. He completed medical school at Albany Medical College. Next, he went on to complete an internship at Loma Linda University Medical Center in California. Subsequently, he completed his residency followed by fellowship training in neuro-ophthalmology, oculoplastics and orbital surgery at Albany Medical College. He is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the North American Neuro-Ophthalmological Society, and the New York State Ophthalmological Society. Dr. Rheeman specializes in reconstructive and cosmetic surgery for the eyelid (blepharoplasty, brow lift, droopy eyelids, eyelid malpositions, trauma, facial paralysis), eye muscles (double vision, lazy eye), and eye socket (orbital) surgery (decompression, excision of orbital tumors). In addition, he performs various non-surgical cosmetic procedures including injections with botulinum toxin."

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Specialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orbital Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
84

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Presbyopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rheeman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rheeman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rheeman to family and friends
3.4
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Rheeman's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Albany, NY
I have been a patient of Dr. Rheeman for many years. I have found him to be extremely professional and compassionate, and I've recommended him to family and friends.
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in Clifton Park, NY
He runs the right tests and is able to quickly diagnose problems. He doesn't waste any time, but is kind and answers all questions to the best of his ability.
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in Troy, NY
Dr Rheeman is very smart and kind.
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