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  • Barry Pinchoff, MD 320 Points

    Pediatric Ophthalmology
    1000 Northern Blvd Ste 190W
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Idida Kaplan, MD 170 Points

    Glaucoma Diagnosis & Treatment
    935 Northern Blvd Ste 204
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Cyrus Kahn, MD 160 Points

    212 Middle Neck Rd
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • David Fastenberg, MD 140 Points

    Long Island Vitriol Retinal
    600 Northern Blvd Ste 216
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Sylvia Kodsi, MD 130 Points

    600 Northern Blvd
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Dan Levy, MD 120 Points

    1 Bayport Ln N
    Great Neck, NY 11023
  • Steven Rubin, MD 120 Points

    North Shore University Hosp
    600 Northern Blvd Ste 220
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Eric Shakin, MD 110 Points

    Long Island Vitriol Assoc
    600 Northern Blvd Ste 216
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Philip Ferrone, MD 110 Points

    Long Island Vitriol Retinal
    600 Northern Blvd Ste 216
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Barry Golub, MD 110 Points

    Long Island Vitriol Retinal
    600 Northern Blvd Ste 216
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Robert Strome, MD 110 Points

    Pediatric Ophthalmology
    1000 Northern Blvd
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Lewis Gordonson, MD 100 Points

    200 Lakeville Rd
    Great Neck, NY 11020
  • Ira Udell, MD 100 Points

    Long Island Jewish Opthlmlgy
    600 Northern Blvd Ste 214
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Jeffrey Shakin, MD 100 Points

    Long Island Vitreo-Retinal
    600 Northern Blvd Ste 216
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • David Edelstein, MD 100 Points

    North Shore Primary Care Med
    833 Northern Blvd Ste 120
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Alexander Ricci, MD 100 Points

    200 Lakeville Rd Ste 208
    Great Neck, NY 11020
  • Peter Schwartz, MD 100 Points

    600 Northern Blvd Ste 216
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Demetrios Halikiopoulos, MD 30 Points

    107 NORTHERN BLVD STE 205
    GREAT NECK, NY 11021
  • Marcel Admoni

    54 Radnor Rd
    Great Neck, NY 11023
  • Angela L Bosjolie, DO, OD

    600 Northern Blvd
    Great Neck, NY 11021
  • Sharon E Greenberg, MD

    43 CEDAR DR
    GREAT NECK, NY 11021
  • John Brennan, MD 150 Points

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    1615 Northern Blvd
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Alan Marks, MD 120 Points

    Long Island Eye Surgeons
    Distance: 1.52 mi
    2110 Northern Blvd Ste 208
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Robert Broderick, MD 120 Points

    Manhasset Ophthalmology
    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 Plandome Rd
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Samuel Packer, MD 120 Points

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    300 Community Dr Ste 306
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Catherine Gerontis, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    169 Sussex Dr
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Leslie Goldberg, MD 100 Points

    Long Island Eye Surgeons
    Distance: 1.52 mi
    2110 Northern Blvd Ste 208
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Fernando Losada, MD 100 Points

    Manhasset Ophthalmology
    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 Plandome Rd
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Joseph Blanco, MD 100 Points

    North Shore Surgical Eye Assoc
    Distance: 1.52 mi
    133 Plandome Rd
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Howard Feldman, MD 100 Points

    North Shore Surgical Eye Assoc
    Distance: 1.52 mi
    133 Plandome Rd
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Michael Schafrank, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    300 Community Dr
    Manhasset, NY 11030
  • John P Brennan, MD 10 Points

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    1615 NORTHERN BLVD
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Robert D Broderick, MD 10 Points

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Peter A D'arienzo, MD 10 Points

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    1615 NORTHERN BLVD STE 202
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Edward M Baron, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Joseph A Blanco, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    133 PLANDOME RD
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Ken B Carnevale, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Eric D Donnenfeld, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Aimee L Eichen, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    1615 NORTHERN BLVD STE 202
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Russell G Fumuso, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Lewis C Gordonson, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    133 PLANDOME RD
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Marguerite McDonald, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • David B Nelson, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Jack K Oats, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Glenn L Stoller, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Richard T Sturm, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Peter J Wong, MD

    Distance: 1.52 mi
    585 PLANDOME RD STE 104
    MANHASSET, NY 11030
  • Oscar Kranz, MD 140 Points

    Distance: 2.34 mi
    44 S Bayles Ave Ste 320
    Port Washington, NY 11050
  • Gerald Farber, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 2.34 mi
    26 Derby Rd
    Port Washington, NY 11050
  • Frank Loffredo, MD 100 Points

    Mary J Loffredo Eye Care Bldg
    Distance: 2.34 mi
    185 Main St
    Port Washington, NY 11050

Ophthalmologist Info

Ophthalmologist Summary:
Ophthalmologists are eye doctors who specialize in diagnosing, preventing, and treating diseases and injuries of the eyes. Ophthalmologists are medical doctors or doctors of osteopathy who have chosen the field of vision and the eyes for helping patients. These doctors deal with all issues regarding the anatomy, physiology, function, and diseases that affect the eyes. In addition, ophthalmologists can perform routine eye examinations, dispense advice to patients, and write prescriptions for glasses or contact lenses. Ophthalmologists are also able to prescribe eye drops or drugs to help treat eye infections and diseases.

Ophthalmologists can be considered specialists in both medicine and surgery, as they perform a variety of surgical and nonsurgical interventions to help those who suffer with eye problems.

Ophthalmologist Education and Training:


An ophthalmologist must first obtain a 4 year bachelor's degree, then complete 4 years of medical school in an ophthalmologist program, a 1 year internship, and at least 3 years of residency in the field. Those wishing to pursue a sub-specialty must complete an additional 1 to 2 years of training. After all education has been completed, an Ophthalmology Certification Exam must be passed in order to become a certified ophthalmologist.

Ophthalmologist Conditions Treated:


A few of the concerns and eye disorders that Ophthalmologists deal with include:


Ophthalmologist Sub-specialties:


While ophthalmology is a specialty within the medical field, there are many sub-specialties with ophthalmology. These sub-specialties may focus on certain parts of the eye, certain conditions, specific procedures, or specific populations. Some sub-specialties may include Cornea and External Disease, Glaucoma, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Ocular Oncology, Ophthalmic Pathology, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery, or one of many others.

Ophthalmologist Procedures and Treatments:


Just a few of the interventions used by Ophthalmologists include:

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract surgery
  • Corrective surgery
  • Eye exams
  • Eye ultrasound
  • Eylea injections
  • Fluorescein angiography
  • Fundus photography
  • Laser surgery
  • LASIK eye surgery
  • Lucentis injections
  • Optical coherence tomography
  • Prescribe corrective eyewear
  • Refractive surgery
  • Scleral buckle
  • Vision exams
  • Vitrectomy

Ophthalmologist Associations:


The American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Board of Ophthalmology are just two of the associations that Ophthalmologist may be linked with. There are many other associations, including those specific to each state and those devoted to sub-specialties within the field.


Ophthalmologist FAQs:
What is an

Ophthalmologist

?
An Ophthalmologist is a physician who performs eye surgery, as well as provides vision care by diagnosing and treating the eye.

Why might I see an Ophthalmologist?
You should see an Ophthalmologist if you experience a change in vision, such as eye pain or redness. You should also see an Ophthalmologist if you experience blurred vision, double vision or eyestrain.

What are some areas that an ophthalmologist can specialize in?
Some of the specialized areas are glaucoma, plastic surgery, cornea diseases, retinal diseases and pediatrics.

What is the difference between an ophthalmologist, optometrist and optician?
These titles are often used interchangeably, but they are quite different and involve different qualifications and practice criteria. An optician mainly works with corrective eye wear and cannot diagnose or treat any condition. An optometrist is a doctor of optometry. While an optometrist may diagnose eye and vision problems, treatment is limited to prescription of corrective eye wear and medications for certain diseases that affect the eye. An optometrist is not a medical doctor. An ophthalmologist is a medical doctor or doctor of osteopathy with a specialization in care of the eyes and vision. An ophthalmologist can perform all of the duties of the other eye professionals, as well as diagnosing and treating conditions and performing surgical interventions when necessary. The ophthalmologist has the most complete training and qualifications for all aspects of eye and vision health.

What is a holistic ophthalmologist?
This is an ophthalmologist who takes a more natural approach to treating eye diseases and injuries. He or she recommends dietary supplements to maintain eye health as well as alternative medicines and procedures such as acupuncture.

How many ophthalmologists are there in the United States?
The International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) states that there are 25,152 ophthalmologists in the United States as of March 6, 2014.


Ophthalmologist Related Terms:
eyes, retina, cornea, glasses, contact lenses laser eye surgery, glaucoma, ocular surgery, near sighted, far sighted, astigmatism, blindness, pink eye, discharge, cataracts, tumors, eye examinations, ophthalmology, vision