Dr. Emil Chynn, MD

Dr. Emil Chynn, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
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Dr. Emil Chynn, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology.

102 E 25th St

New York, NY 10010

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

Dry Eyes
more than 46% of peers
more than 39% of peers

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Dry Eyes
  • Floaters

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.


  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Mass Eye & Ear Inf-Harvard Med Sch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chynn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chynn's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chynn to family and friends
based on 35 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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Dr. Chynn's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I had a I had a great experience with Dr. Chynn. Dr. Chynn is very professional and even very tolerant with his employees even when they forget to follow up about patient issues and then he is on top of that. There are negative reviews where people say Dr. Chynn is too much on top of his employees....more
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I chose Park Ave Lasek based on recommendations from coworkers and friends who had gotten Lasek done through him and they had nothing but good things to say. Ultimately what matters is the long term health of your eyes (you only have two after all and seeing is kind of important) both in regards...more
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It’s a good office! Can’t wait for my surgery on Thursday!
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Really nice customer service. They help you every step of the way.
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Dr. Chynn was the best decision I've ever made. I went to almost every LASIK center in NYC, but none of them could treat me vision because I had both a high prescription AND thin cornea, so they all said it would be unsafe to get LASIK. One day, a coworker who also had an extreme Rx (-15.00,...more
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