Dr. Rita Cherian, OD

Dr. Rita Cherian, OD

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Dr. Rita Cherian, OD is an ophthalmology provider who practices in Wakefield, MA. Read her story

North Suburban Eye Associates

669 Main St

Wakefield, MA 01880
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
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more than 5% of peers
Eye Surgery
normal
more than 5% of peers
Eye Infections
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Cherian's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cherian "Dr. Cherian provides full-time optometric services to our patients with medical problems such as diabetes, macular degeneration and cataracts as well as doing routine exams for well patients. She also prescribes glasses and fits and prescribes contact lenses. Dr. Cherian did her undergraduate work at Brandeis. She completed her optometric training at the New England College of Optometry and did a residency at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Jamaica Plain."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cherian "Whether your eye care needs are routine or complex, we invite you to schedule a convenient appointment at North Suburban Eye Associates. North Suburban Eye Associates serving the greater Boston area, adheres to the highest standards of quality and a firm commitment to our patients. Our goal is to educate each patient, to ensure you make informed decisions regarding your eye care."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Cherian does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Color Blindness
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Night Blindness
  • Stye
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Soft Contact Lenses

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • New England College of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Veterans Administration Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cherian has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cherian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cherian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cherian to family and friends
4.8
based on 30 total reviews
Dr. Cherian'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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cherian accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Tricare
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    CarePlus
    UMR

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Hospitals where Dr. Cherian has admitting privileges

Melrose - Wakefield Hospital
585 Lebanon St
Melrose, MA 02176
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Winchester Hospital
41 Highland Ave
Winchester, MA 01890
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