Dr. Joseph Coney, MD

Dr. Joseph Coney, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Joseph Coney, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery and ophthalmology.Read his story

3401 Enterprise Pkwy Ste 300

Cleveland, OH 44122

Contact Information

(216) 831-5700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Coney'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.

Dr. Coney's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Coney "Dr. Coney received his BS degree in biology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He received his MD degree from Loyola Stritch School of Medicine. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Case Western Reserve University and a medical retina fellowship in diabetic retinopathy at the Joslin Diabetes Clinic of Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Coney also finished a two-year vitreoretinal surgical fellowship at the Vitreoretinal Foundation in Memphis, Tennessee. He was president of both the Cleveland Ophthalmological Society and the Ophthalmology Section of the National Medical Association, and serves as president-elect and executive board member for the Ohio Ophthalmological Society. Dr. Coney is a 2015 Patients' Choice Award winner and was recognized in Castle Connolly's list of America's Top Doctors in Cleveland Magazine. His primary interests include diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, traumatic eye injuries and complex retinal surgeries. He speaks locally, nationally, and internationally about retinal vascular diseases."
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2  Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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14  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Injection Therapy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Resurrection Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Joslin Diabetes Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coney's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coney to family and friends
108 total reviews (52 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (108)

  • 5
    (103)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Coney'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (52)

Dr. Coney has been treating me for over two years. The Dr. and his staff are the epitome of courteous professionalism. Friendly and understanding, with a down to earth honest caring of the patients needs and concerns. We are truly blessed to have this man and his team travel to our area.
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Dr. Coney and Retina Assc. of Cleveland did an awesome job. I had 3 surgeries on my eye because of a detached retina. I I was pretty much blind in my left eye. I can now see. I would highly recommend Dr. Coney. He was very professional and has a great bed side manner. Makes you feel at ease...more
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Dr. Coney is a very caring and exceptional opthalmologist who is treating my macular degeneration. He is very knowledgeable and we have had great success to date with my treatment.
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Eight years ago, Dr. Coney performed surgery to correct my severe case of Macular Degeneration and I have been checking back with him yearly ever since. He is a "No Nonsense" type doctor that thoroughly explains the condition and options and follows through. If you are dealing with a similar...more
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Dr. Coney is always friendly, attentive and up on the latest and greatest technology for my therapies. I'm very pleased with his office and staff as well.
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