Dr. Mary Mendelsohn, MD

Dr. Mary Mendelsohn, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Mary Mendelsohn, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Woodcliff Lake, NJ and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Stony Brook U, School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

577 Chestnut Ridge Rd Ste 4

Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Macular Edema
very high
more than 93% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 93% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Mendelsohn'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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3  Procedures

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.


  • Stony Brook U, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Cabrini Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Nyu Langone Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Ny Hosp-Cornell U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Nyu Langone Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mendelsohn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mendelsohn's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mendelsohn to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mendelsohn's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Office highly incompetent, extremely rude and unprofessional. Very questionable billing practices beware of overcharges and incorrect insurance claims.
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Dr. Mendelsohn opened her office for me late on a Sunday night upon request from Valley Hospital Emergency Room. She undertook a meticulous examination, diagnosing a detached retina. She contacted the area's most reputable eye surgeon to make way for the emergency surgery that I would need. Without...more
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