Dr. Sonia Mehta, MD

Dr. Sonia Mehta, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
35 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sonia Mehta, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in ophthalmology.

Mid Atlantic Retina

840 Walnut St Ste 1020

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Intergroup

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Mehta'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Mehta does not have any board certifications listed.

64  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pars Planitis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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7  Procedures

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mehta has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Mehta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mehta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehta to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mehta'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 (5)

I would highly recommend Dr. Sonia Mehta to all of my family and friends! She is extremely easy to understand and following her directions are perfect for me. My Eye Doctor here in East Stroudsburg sends me to her due to my case being so difficult. He is an excellent Doctor and holds her in very...more
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Best experience with a physician ever.
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I am a physician and a patient of Dr. Mehta's. She is a physician's physician and a surgeon's surgeon. Very intelligent, extremely skilled and talented with her hands, and has a wonderful bedside manner. I recommend all my friends and family see her.
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The wait times can indeed be long, but I don't think Dr. Mehta has a lot of control over that. She saved my eyesight and at every one of my follow-up appointments, she's taken time to answer my questions and concerns. I am in NJ and it'd be easier for me to visit the Cherry Hill location and do my...more
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Probably an adequate surgeon. Has no sympathy or empathy for patients. Thinks nothing of keeping you in her waiting room 3 hrs for a 5 minute follow-up appointment. I wouldn't give her the opportunity to mistreat me like this again if my eye fell out on the floor
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