Dr. Robert Wong, MD

Dr. Robert Wong, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(42)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Wong, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.

4207 James Casey St Ste 301

Austin, TX 78745

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 93% of peers
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
50

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Black Eye
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Crozer-Chester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Scheie Eye Institute, University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wong's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wong to family and friends
5.0
based on 42 total reviews (35 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Wong'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (35)

Dr. Wong has performed several surgeries on both of my eyes with outstanding results. I recently had an annual checkup at the 38th street location that was very quick and efficient. The time in building for this appointment was way better than previous visits.
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I have already recommended Dr Wong. Great doctor with equally great personality. Explains everything go on with my eyes.
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My situation started with the words no one wants to hear. My optometrist asked me "do you have any plans this afternoon?" Then said "when you leave my office don't go home, instead, go see Dr. Wong an eye surgeon." Because he explained, both of my retinas detached the left eye twice that of the...more
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Professional, caring, and experience.
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I saw Dr. Wong for a torn retina on a Friday afternoon - late. He and his staff were very professional and supportive. Dr. Wong is thorough, concerned, capable, qualified, and talented. I was well informed of the procedures and felt assured of the results. All follow-up visits were timely and...more
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