Dr. Lucy Chen, MD

Dr. Lucy Chen, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
(28)
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Dr. Lucy Chen, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Morristown, NJ and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Boston Univ Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in ophthalmology.

95 Madison Ave Ste 301

Morristown, NJ 07960

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Exotropia
high
more than 91% of peers
Hypertropia
normal
more than 75% of peers
Diplopia
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Chen'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

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

32  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chalazion
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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5  Procedures

  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Columbia P&S
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Wills Eye Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chen's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chen to family and friends
28 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Chen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I’m surprised to read bad reviews. Mr daughter started seeing Dr. Chen when she was 14 months old.. she is now 11. We’ve had nothing but great experiences from the front end to the doctors. Dr. Chen is kind, patient and definitely the best pediatric eye Dr. around.
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No one in this practice has any patience or empathy for a scared young child, and Dr. Chen has zero tolerance for a child that moves even the slightest inch during an exam. The staff is rude and wait times are terrible.
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Don’t bother!!!The office staff is horrible! After waiting 30 minutes, the receptionist finally checked me in and decided to “break the news” that even though I have $0 copay with my excellent insurance there is still a deductible and they bill in advance so I had to cough up $400 before seeing the...more
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Dr. Chen seemed fine at first, but after some questionable advice and unclear rational I requested her notes and consulted other doctors for clarity. We found errors in her measurements and ultimately poor treatment of my daughter’s condition. The office staff made errors with medical billing as...more
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While Dr. Chen was pleasant enough, her medical feedback was generic and her horrendous office staff therefor makes this a recommendation to AVOID. They harassed for payment upfront, swatted checking patients aside, clearly double booked and then shoved papers to be signed that appeared to be...more
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