Dr. Richard Wong, MD

Dr. Richard Wong, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Richard Wong, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Monroe Township, NJ and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology and internal medicine.

1600 Perrineville Rd

Monroe Township, NJ 08831

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Chalazion
very high
more than 94% of peers
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 93% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Wong'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
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

54  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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8  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.

Education

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wong's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wong to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Wong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Totally lacking in bedside manner. On a visit to check cause of my retinal flashes, did not introduce himself. Examined mostly without speaking except issuing commands. Explained my situation briefly and acted irritated when I asked questions. I left feeling poorly informed and will not return.
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Waited for 2 hrs...Dr seemed disinterested...techs were excellent...office mgr and front desk came across as having an attitude, were not friendly at all...waiting room blasting the View with Joy bashing our country and president...try HGTV instead...front office staff accosted us on the way out to...more
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After waiting for over 30 mins to see him in the exam room, he only spent 10 mins with me. Half of these mins he spent looking at paperwork and writing things down. I understand that he was probably very busy that day, but he had no empathy for how long I waited to see him. He was in such a rush to...more
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