Dr. John Cranston, MD

Dr. John Cranston, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Cranston, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Kingston, NY. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

27 Grand St

Kingston, NY 12401

Contact Information

(845) 338-1535

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Blind Hypotensive Eye
normal
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 64% of peers
Dry Eyes
normal
more than 39% of peers

Dr. Cranston'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.

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
21

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cranston has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cranston's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cranston to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Cranston's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
FAIR
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in New Paltz, NY |
I was having some double vision and needed to see a doctor. I called on a Tuesday, explained what was happening to the receptionist, who took my information. She said Dr. Cranston was out the following day but I should hear back from him Thurs or Fri. When Friday afternoon came around, I called...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cranston accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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