Dr. James Kelly, MD

Dr. James Kelly, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. James Kelly, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 1993 and specializes in ophthalmology.

160 E 56th St Fl 9

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

(212) 808-4888

Insurance Accepted

  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Ocular Surface Reconstruction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Cornea Surgery
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Kelly'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

33  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Suny-Winthrop
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kelly has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kelly's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kelly to family and friends
35 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kelly's 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 (31)

Dr. James Kelly and his entire staff at Kelly Laser Center are truly amazing and the BEST! I have been wearing glasses/contact lenses for 20+ years. For the past 4-5 years, I have been contemplating about having LASIK done and finally did it! Dr. Kelly came highly recommended and now I'm also...more
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Incredible experience. I walked in eager but concerned about the getting LASIK, but was immediately at ease once I met Dr. Kelly. His initial question were about me. He wanted to understand why I wanted the procedure and why I had yet to have it. He then took time to answers all my questions and...more
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He is fantastic, knowledgable doctor, definitely it was the best decision I ever made for myself. Highly recommended
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Dr Kelly and his staff are absolutely amazing!! They go above and beyond to explain the procedure to you and answer all your questions. I had dry eyes and needed to use specific eye drops to treat them. Unfortunately my insurance wouldn't cover them. The office staff reached out to my insurance and...more
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I had intralse vision correction with Dr. Kelly 2 weeks ago. I am so happy with the results and my choice in Dr. Kelly and his wonderful team. I am a physician who occasionally works w Dr. Kelly but in no way gains by writing this review. It is thru my work relationship I finally decided to proceed...more
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