Dr. Cynthia G. Charnetski

Dr. Charnetski practices in our Peckville and Mountaintop offices. She joined Northeastern Eye Institute in 2005.

Dr. Cynthia G. Charnetski



Dr. Charnetski received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Wilkes University and an additional Bachelor’s Degree and Doctor of Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Elkins Park, PA. She was awarded clinical honors in each of her externship rotations to include primary care and contact lens, ocular disease and pediatrics.


She also completed a Fellowship in pre and post operative care of cataract and refractive surgery at Bucci Laser Vision, Wilkes-Barre, and authored several papers which have been presented at national meetings in optometry and ophthalmology.

Research & Community

Dr. Charnetski is Past President of the Wilkes University Alumni Board of Directors. She is on the Board of Trustees at Wilkes University and a mentor to undergraduate undergraduate Psychology and pre-optometry students. Dr. Charnetski is a member of the American Optometric Association, Pennsylvania Optometric Association and Northeast Pennsylvania Optometric Society.


Dr. Charnetski is a Clinical Examiner for the National Board of Examiners in Optometry and a member of the Koscuiszko Foundation. Dr. Charnetski recently completed “Contact Lens Innovations Training” at The Vision Care Institute, LLC in Jacksonville, FL. She was also a Clinical Investigator for an Allergan eye drop pre-market study and part of CIBA Vision’s Focus Night and Day Clinical Council Symposium in Atlanta, GA.

Areas Served

Northeastern Eye Institute
Mid-Valley Location
Northeastern Eye Institute’s Mid-Valley office is located at 1582 Main Street in Peckville, in the Planet Fitness Plaza. In addition to Peckville, this office also serves the communities of Dickson
Northeastern Eye Institute
Mountaintop Location
Northeastern Eye Institute’s Mountaintop office is located at 10 1/2 South Mountain Blvd. This location also serves the communities of Hazleton, Nanticoke, Ashley, Berwick, Nescopeck, White Haven, Drums, Conyngham, Hanover
Why Choose Cynthia G. Charnetski

Dr. Charnetski’s main interests are in ocular disease and geriatric eyecare.

A member of various board committees and frequent guest speaker on campus and active animal rescue advocate and volunteer for Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge.

In 2011, Dr. Charnetski was awarded the honor of one of the Times Leader’s 40 Under 40.

Services Performed

What Our Customers
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5 months ago
I always receive outstanding eye care when I go to the Northeastern Eye Institute in
Harold Cameron
5 months ago
They did a great job with my Lasik procedure. They were polite and professional and
Thomas Glasspool
5 months ago
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Mary Ann Cardamone
6 months ago
Had an appointment last week with Dr.Walsh.. she was awesome ..All the office staff was
Barbara Holder
7 months ago
The staff are amazing, and they always accommodate my schedule. My doctor is very thorough
Joanne Krisler
7 months ago
Northeast eye institute in Carbondale is not very helpful. DR Desanto has got very lax.
kathryn ohara
9 months ago
I recently had a consultation to see if I was a candidate for lasik surgery.
John Murphy
11 months ago
Went there for removal of cancer on my eye lid twice and they were great.
Santino Capone
1 year ago

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