Dr. Paul Fellenbaum, MD

Dr. Paul Fellenbaum, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Paul Fellenbaum, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

2 Kross Keys Dr Ste 103

Albany, NY 12205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 92% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Fellenbaum'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  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

  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of North Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Southern California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fellenbaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fellenbaum's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fellenbaum to family and friends
24 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Fellenbaum'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 (6)

Everything about my appointment with Dr Fellenbaum was a positive experience. The staff is great and a caring group of people. I am always nervous when I go to a doctor's appointment and they really helped a lot. Dr Fellenbaum is wonderful. He is very down to earth and explained everything...more
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Dr. Fellenbaum is great as are his front office staff. Can't say the same about the technicians. They are way too serious and not very personable. My only complaint is that when you to into the room where they (the technicians) have you read the eye chart you have to sit in a chair on wheels. ...more
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Dr. Fellenbaum is an excellent doctor with great communication skills. The in office wait time however often exceeds an hour which is very frustrating.
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Dr Fellenbaum always took time explaining everything about my glaucoma,he always takes time to answer any question and concerns that I have.
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Dr. Fellenbaum is the personification of professionalism. He has taken care of my glaucoma for about 10 years, and has kept it as much under control as I could wish. His office is efficient and well-run, and I trust him implicitly.
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