Dr. Robert Eden, MD

Dr. Robert Eden, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Robert Eden, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Slingerlands, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology.

9 Vista Blvd Ste 100

Slingerlands, NY 12159

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
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Top Care Areas

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Cornea Transplant
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cornea Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Eden "I believe in harnessing the newest and greatest technological and surgical innovations to provide my patients with superior eye care."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Refractive Error
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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33  Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intracorneal Ring (ICR)
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy


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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.


  • Union College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • St Elizabeth's Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Nassau University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Albany Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Eden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Armenian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eden's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eden to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Eden's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I had to wait over ONE AND ONE HALF HOURS before the doctor saw me. This is not acceptable. I suggested maybe they're scheduling too many appointments too close together. They didn't agree and apparently believe his time is much more valuable than this patients.
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Dr. Eden was very helpful in carefully and completely explaining my eye condition to me and making sure understood my options; what he recommended and why. I feel very confident that I'm pursuing the right course. The tech I saw first (Paul?) was the gentlest and kindest person. HIs quiet manner...more
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Top notch Md and office, highly recommended.
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Dr Eden was wonderful and very thorough, spent a lot of time with me. I would recommend him to all my friends and family.
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