Dr. Christienne Coates, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
(11)
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Dr. Christienne Coates, MD
Dr. Christienne Coates, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Ridgefield, CT. She is 50 years old and has been practicing for 22 years. Dr. Coates is affiliated with Danbury Hospital.

90 Grove St Ste 105

Ridgefield, CT 06877

Contact Information
Dr. Christienne Coates, MD

Dr. Christienne Coates, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Golden Rule
  • MagnaCare
  • Meritain Health
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chorioretinitis
high
more than 84% of peers
Dry Eyes
normal
more than 73% of peers
Contact Lens Fitting Services
normal
more than 60% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
17

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Senile Cataracts
7

Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Mount Auburn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • New York University / Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coates' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coates to family and friends
4.6
based on 11 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Coates' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Ridgefield, CT |
My Pcp recommended me to Dr. Coates for a possible detached retina It was late in the day and Dr C was out of office on her way home but made a quick u turn and told me to meet her at her office in 20 minutes She went the extra mile to help me Thankfully Turned out to be a much less serious eye condition She was very helpful and pleasant and very thorough and answered all of my questions
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Coates accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Golden Rule
  • MagnaCare
  • Meritain Health
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Coates has admitting privileges

Danbury Hospital
24 Hospital Ave
Danbury, CT 06810
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