Dr. Mabel Cheng, MD

Dr. Mabel Cheng, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mabel Cheng, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Niskayuna, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1985 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3140 Troy Schenectady Rd

Niskayuna, NY 12309

Contact Information

(518) 782-7777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dry Eyes
very high
more than 98% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 93% 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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

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

  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Albany Med Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ca Davis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cheng has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cheng's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheng to family and friends
3.5
based on 23 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Cheng's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
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
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Bethesda, MD
I have never seen Dr. Cheng. I went there to see Dr. Sienko, OD. The doctor is fine but the office management is awful. The computer database never had the right contact phone numbers. The receptionist was just blindly making phone calls and leaving voicemails when doctor is not available, totally...more
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in Capitol Heights, MD
Did so-called "extra diagnostics" without informing that was extra, during a routine annual eye check. We received surprising bill. Called and got unhelpful, conflicting, and rude response. Our feeling was that the doctor office was trying to get more money out of our visit. The doctor did not...more
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in Albany, NY
I have been a patient of Dr. Cheng's for 20 years. Through the years, I have referred at least a half of a dozen friends/family, and each and every one of them are still patients of hers as well. There is no one better in the Capital District area.
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in Hudson, NY
Dr Cheng is clear and careful at answering questions about specific treatments and spends as much time as is necessary with each patient.
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