Dr. Russell Cranston, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 71
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Dr. Russell Cranston, MD
Dr. Russell Cranston, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Hornell, NY. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Cranston is affiliated with Strong Memorial Hospital and Saint James Mercy Hospital.

364 Seneca Rd

Hornell, NY 14843

Contact Information

(607) 324-5000

Dr. Russell Cranston, MD

Dr. Russell Cranston, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MVP Health Care

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Dr. Cranston's Experience

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Dr. Cranston's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/28/2014)
    Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
    Summary: Cranston, Russell Dennis MD: License # MD052971L: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician was disciplined by the proper licensing authority of another state. ACTION TAKEN: : The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine has accepted the physician’s permanent voluntary SURRENDER of his license to practice the profession, along with any other licenses, registrations, certificates, approvals authorizations or permits issued to him by the Board.
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (1/13/2014)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Med Coll Of Pa
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Kresge Eye Inst-Wayne
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cranston has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cranston has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cranston's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cranston to family and friends
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Dr. Cranston'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Cranston accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Cranston has admitting privileges

Saint James Mercy Hospital
411 Canisteo St
Hornell, NY 14843
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Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
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