Dr. James Wong, MD

Dr. James Wong, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Wong, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Norwalk, CT. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

102 East Ave

Norwalk, CT 06851

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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

  • City College Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Metropolitan Hospital Nyc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Wellesley Hospital Toronto Canada
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doc in Connecticut Magazine, 2009-2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Wong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Wong does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Wong and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Wong's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wong to family and friends
3.9
based on 14 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Wong's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
Norwalk, CT |
Both Dr, Wong and all his staff are very kind and caring, Very professional too. Dr Wong was recommended to me by many different people years ago, and I trust his judgement completely. He takes his time with his patients too, and explains options. I have been very, very pleased both with him and his office staff.
Milford, CT |
Good Doctor-but didn't give me options for meds after my cataract surgery...inflammation lasted much longer than necessary! Horrible staff-do what they want, treat patients however they like- very unnecessary behavior! They seem on the defensive ALL the time!
Wilton, CT |
Exceptional professional care & a delightful personality!
in Norwalk, CT |
I have been going to Dr. Wong since I was 19. Great office, nice crew. I am confident with Dr. Wong and would recommend him to everyone.
in Norwalk, CT |
Had to change my eye doc recently and was petrified. Dr. Wong was recommended to me and I can't be happier. The office is easy to get to, staff is courteous and professional and Dr. Wong was quite genuine, and knowledgeable. I highly recommend!!!
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Dr. Wong accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wong has admitting privileges

Norwalk Hospital
34 Maple St
Norwalk, CT 06850
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Stamford Hospital
30 Shelburne Rd
Stamford, CT 06902
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