Dr. Lawrence Cecchi, MD

Dr. Lawrence Cecchi, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Lawrence Cecchi, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Oneida, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

581 Main St

Oneida, NY 13421

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Eye Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Cecchi'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. Cecchi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cecchi "Dr. Cecchi is originally from Canada but has called central NY home for almost 20 years. After completing his Ophthalmology training in 2007, he was on staff at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown, NY until 2012. He then acquired the practice of John Griffin, MD, in Syracuse, NY. Dr. Cecchi was board certified in 2009 and specializes in cataract surgery, laser cataract surgery, functional eyelid surgery and laser treatment for glaucoma. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cecchi "Our practice is a patient-centered group seeking to provide a superior experience in eye care. From the initial office visit to surgery, we offer the security of board certified expertise as well as the latest and best in current trends in improving sight. We consider ourselves the premier practice in the central New York area and believe that we provide our patients with the best, most comprehensive eye care available."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

84  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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13  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

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

  • Le Moyne College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Thomas Aquinas College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Suny-Upstate Med University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Geisinger Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cecchi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Latin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cecchi's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cecchi to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cecchi'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

    Under 10 minutes
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Patient Comments (2)

I was searching for a new Opthalmologist and went on the internet to find reviews. I decided to choose Dr. Lawrence Cecchi, who has a five star rating on healthgrades. He is very professional and explained about my conditions. He listened to my questions and I didn't feel rushed. I felt very...more
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Dr. Ceechi is an excellent doctor who is extremely professional and kind. I traveled 70 miles to see him and felt it was well worth the trip. I had two cataract surgeries and each time he personally called me after surgery to inquire on my condition and to ask if I had any questions!!! Also, his...more
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