Dr. Cynthia MacKay, MD

Dr. Cynthia MacKay, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Cynthia MacKay, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.

315 Central Park W

New York, NY 10025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
high
more than 76% of peers
Hypertropia
normal
more than 71% of peers
Keratitis
normal
more than 63% of peers

Dr. MacKay'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. MacKay "You cant always tell whats going on inside your eyes. Only a through eye exam can tell. And everyone deserves a good eye exam."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
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13  Procedures

  • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Presb Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Nyu Bellevue Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. MacKay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. MacKay's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. MacKay to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. MacKay'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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