Dr. Edward F. Cherney, MD

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Dr. Edward F. Cherney, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Vanderbilt Eye Institute 2311 Pierce Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 Get Directions

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Cherney's Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology
      • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
      • Retinal Diseases
      • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Endophthalmitis
      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blind Hypertensive Eye
      • Cancer
      • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Chorioretinitis
      • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
      • Contusion of the Eyeball
      • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
      • Diabetic Eye Disease
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Endophthalmitis
      • Eye Trauma
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Floaters
      • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
      • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
      • Hyphema
      • Hypopyon
      • Hypotony of Eye
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
      • Macular Degeneration
      • Macular Edema
      • Macular Hole
      • Marfan Syndrome
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Pars Planitis
      • Progressive High Myopia
      • Purulent Endophthalmitis
      • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinal Ischemia
      • Retinal Neovascularization
      • Retinal Telangiectasia
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinoblastoma
      • Retinoschisis
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Ulcer
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Anterior Vitrectomy
      • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
      • Eye Surgery
      • Laser Surgery
      • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
      • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
      • Repair of Eye Laceration
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
      • Vitrectomy
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University of California At Los Angeles

        Graduated in 1973

      • Internship Hospital
        Harbor Genl Hosp

        Completed in 1974

      • Residency Hospital
        Los Angeles County-University Of California Medical Center

        Completed in 1977

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Moorfields Eye Hosp

        Completed in 1978

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of California, Davis

        Graduated in 1969

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Cherney's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Cherney

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Cherney's Care Philosophy

      Treat everybody as if they are a member of your family