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Dr. Christine Law, OD

Optometrist

Professional statement

Dr. Christine Law received her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from SUNY Binghamton and then went on to receive her doctorate of optometry at SUNY College of Optometry in 2002. She did her residency in Ocular Disease at the FDR VA Health System in Westchester, NY in 2003 and has been in practice ever since. In addition to specialized training in Ocular Disease, Dr. Law has experience working with contacts, including fitting specialty lenses and also pediatrics from age 5 and up. “I love optometry because of the relationships you are able to develop with people over time, and the opportunity to make a real impact in one’s quality of life. I believe that as optometrists we are here to provide comprehensive eye care which not only is important from a vision standpoint but also a health standpoint. As primary eyecare providers, we can detect diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure.” When not seeing patients, Dr. Law is a self-described “foodie.” She has also been involved in the OneSight Program, providing free eye exams and eyeglasses to patients in need. Dr. Law is a native New Yorker, and currently lives here in Kips Bay with her husband and three young children. Dr. Law is excited to be here to care for a community that is close to her heart.

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Specialties

  • Optometrist

Practice names

Education and training

  • State University of New York, Doctor of Optometry
  • Veterans Affairs Hudson Valley Health Care System, Montrose, Residency in Ocular Disease

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1487746392

Office locations

Dr. Alan Schlussel

200 East 33rd St

New York, NY 10016

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Dr. Law is excellent. I have been going to her for many years. I wouldn’t trust my eye care to anyone else.
Less than 1 month ago
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Dr. Law was very friendly and my visit felt through. Took about an hour for a routine eye check up.
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She was great! Answered all my questions and anxieties
Less than 3 months ago
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Amazing! Dr. Law and her team were really thorough -- they explained why they were doing everything / what they were looking or testing for, and then went through the results with me. Also, incredibly personable.
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Dr. Law did a really thorough and patient job with diagnosing my issue with eye blurriness. She has a super approachable demeanor and overall I never felt rushed.
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Dr. Law was informative, helpful, and patient with a first time contact wearer. I would highly recommend. I never felt rushed.
Less than 3 months ago
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Love Christine! Very attentive, polite and knowledgeable.
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She was the first eye dr who actually explained things to me and talked about what she was looking for. It was remarkably refreshing.
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Very professional office. The dentist is really kind and straightforward. She doesn't try to tack on extra treatments just to get money. She actually did the cleaning herself.
Less than 6 months ago
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Dr Law is a very knowledgeable and relatable doctor. Always a positive experience. The receptionist is also very pleasant and helpful.
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The office visit was great, everyone was very nice and helpful. I went in for a regular eye exam and I was in and out in less than an hour. Dr. Christine Law’s bedside manner was exceptional, and she knows herstuff. I know where I’m going for my annual eye exam.
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She is so careful, thorough, and thoughtful!
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Dr. Law is wonderful!
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Dr. Law was amazing - she was thorough, considerate, and made sure to answer all of my questions.
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Dr. Law is great - friendly and efficient! Also not pushy about getting extra exams. Would definitely recommend! The office also offers coffee, which was nice.
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Always quick and awesome!
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Dr. Law was fantastic! I showed up 40 minutes early and she saw me right away. She is great and I would definitely recommend her to friends and colleagues. The office is also really easy to find and the office staff super nice.
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Easy in and out. Friendly staff. Small office, but efficient.
Less than 1 year ago
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She was awesome. Took her time to explain everything and answer all my question. I Def. Made a great choice choosing her as my eye doctor.
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I had my first eye check-up in 10 years with Dr. Law yesterday, and I am so glad I did! She and everyone at the office were great, and I left feeling confident my eyes were well taken care of.
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Dr. Law is extremely thorough and very personable. Highly recommended!
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Always a delight. Christine Law is very courteous and always takes time for explain what's going on and addresses all my questions and/or concerns. I highly recommend.
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Although the doctor was adequate, I did not feel comfortable with the people working in the office. The woman who works in the eye wear store is highly unprofessional. While waiting for the appointment, she openly criticized the previous patientwith the receptionist. I find such behavior unacceptable -- to do so in front of other patients. So that means that she would probably do the same with me should she feel has a reason to do that. Totally unprofessional. She should not be working in a doctor's office.
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I've been seeing Dr Law for about a year now and highly recommend! The office is small and personal, all the staff are very kind and Dr Law is super knowledgeable and fun to be around. Only recommendation is to whichexams your insurance might not cover before they start so you can be fully informed before you pay!
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Everyone who I interacted with in the office was very friendly- my appointment started right on time- Dr. Law was so sweet, listened to me and answered all of my questions thoroughly and with patience. She made me feel so comfortableand I left my appointment feeling great. I highly recommend her.
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Great doctor, highly recommended.
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Very professional service. Excellent in explaining exam results.
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I had a very good experience with Dr. Law. She was very friendly and empathic. She seemed very professional and knowledgeable.
More than 1 year ago
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Christine really takes the time to ensure high quality of care. The office may seem a bit cramp, but it has all the tools and equipment she needs in order to do a thorough examination of your eyes and vision. Oneof the things I like best about her is that she is very patient and was willing to humor any of my questions I had. The only reason I would not highly recommend her is because if too many people went to her, I would have trouble getting an appointment myself.
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Over fast and easy check up. Dr. Law was informative and I felt like I understood the point of every aspect of the checkup.
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Dr. Law was extremely nice and professional. She took her time answering my questions during the visit and I did not feel rushed. I would definitely recommend her to anyone looking for an eye doctor!
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I've been going to Dr. Law for 3 years now and will continue to as long as I am in NYC! She's thorough and very thoughtful about making recommendations about eye care based on age/lifestyle and what is best long term. Highly recommend seeing her!
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Dr.Law was fast, professional, and explained everything very clearly and well. I will definitely return and recommend Dr.Law.
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She was very professional and the visit was quite enjoyable. Will return!
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Law was very friendly, professional, and knowledgeable. I really enjoyed my visit with her and will be making her my primary eye doctor.
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Dr. Law is amazing. She's quite honest & knowledgeable. I would definitely go back for my next yearly checkup.
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Was a great, clean office, everyone was professional, friendly, helpful -- definitely going back for future visits!
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Very personable and pleasant. Listened to what I needed and didn't over sell me. Recommended!
More than 1 year ago
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Great personality and clearly very knowledgeable. Conversational when explaining diagnosis. And office staff was friendly and on point! What a great find!
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She is amazing.
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My visits with Dr. Law are always great. From the time to check in to check out. She is very professional and thorough with patients. She explains everything she does and answers each and every question. As a person who worksin the healthcare field, the patient experience you receive with her is exceptional. Highly recommend!
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Dr. Christine was super informative and spoke thoroughly about each test and my eyes.
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She was very informative and had great tools for the tests I needed to have done.
More than 1 year ago
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I've been seeing Dr. Law for 3 years now and she is the best. She's warm, super helpful and it's always a great experience getting my eyes checked.
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As always Dr. Law is great. She's kind and patient and really cares about her patients. I've been seeing her for years, and she always remembers details about me even though I only see her for an annual eye exam.
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very nice woman, explains everything well and is very relatable. ended up being seen early.
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She was great but it was a long wait for a pretty empty office
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I love Dr. Law's bedside manner and knowledge, and her staff is also great. Jimi (sp?) is also super easy to talk to and everyone was very helpful.
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Excellent!
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As always Dr. Law is an excellent optometrist. She's patient and caring and really takes the time to make sure you are comfortable and all your questions are answered.
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