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Dr. James Chelnis, MD

Dr. James Chelnis, MD

Age 39 Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery M
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(845) 280-6576

Dr. James Chelnis, MD is a ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in New York, NY. He currently practices at Manhattan Oculoplastics and is affiliated with Mount Sinai Morningside. He accepts multiple insurance plans.




  • St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Fellowship Hospital — 2016
  • University Tenn Hlth Sci Ctr, Fellowship Hospital — 2016

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  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare
  • Qualchoice
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr Chelnis is so kind and reassuring. I was nervous about my sugary but his personality is so comforting. Post op care exactly the same.
Chris — Jun 29, 2022
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Hospital Affiliations

  • Mount Sinai Morningside
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
  • Mount Sinai Queens
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Maimonides Midwood Community Hospital
  • Mount Sinai South Nassau

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Dr. Chelnis frequently treats Ectropion of Eyelid, Stye, and Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis).  


New Patient? (845) 280-6576
  1. Manhattan Oculoplastics

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      Manhattan Oculoplastics
      110 E 40th St Rm 404, New York, NY 10016 Call