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We found 9 providers with an interest in eye problems and who accept Atlantis Health Plan near Bronxville, NY.

Dr. Charles William Mango, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
915 Palmer Road
Bronxville, NY
 

Dr. Charles Mango is a specialist in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). He works in Bronxville, NY. Patients gave Dr. Mango an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include macular degeneration, uveitis, and macular hole. He is affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center - Wakefield Division Hospital. He accepts Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Mango attended medical school at SUNY Upstate Medical University. Dr. Mango (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, German, and Italian.

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Relevant Interests: , macular degeneration, macular hole, uveitis, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, vitreous problems, eye problems, retina problems (vitreoretinal diseases)

All Interests: Macular Degeneration, Laser Treatment, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Hole, Uveitis, Eye Problems, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Other, Vitreoretinal Diseases
984 North Broadway; Suite 511
Yonkers, NY
 

Dr. Robert Josephberg, who practices in Yonkers, NY and Valhalla, NY, is a medical specialist in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). Patients rated Dr. Josephberg highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Josephberg include uveitis and vitreoretinal surgical procedures. He is affiliated with SJRH Dobbs Ferry Pavillion, St. Joseph's Medical Center, Yonkers, and Westchester Medical Center. Dr. Josephberg is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Child Health Plus, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He graduated from Albany Medical College and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Josephberg (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew, Spanish, and Armenian.

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Relevant Interests: , uveitis

All Interests: Uveitis, Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

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Dr. Steven R Bodine, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
915 Palmer Road
Bronxville, NY
 

Dr. Steven Bodine's specialty is vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). Before performing his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Dr. Bodine attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Bodine include vitreoretinal surgical procedures and retina problems (vitreoretinal diseases). He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Child Health Plus, and Family Health Plus, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Bodine (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, German, and French. Dr. Bodine's hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Medical Center, Yonkers, Westchester Medical Center, and Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , eye problems, retina problems (vitreoretinal diseases)

All Interests: Retina Problems, Eye Problems, Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

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Dr. Kevin Ross Mathisson, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
2150 Central Park Avenue; Room 208
White Plains, NY
 

Dr. Kevin Mathisson is an ophthalmologist. Dr. Mathisson (or staff) speaks Spanish and Portuguese. His clinical interests encompass cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, comprehensive ophthalmology, and eye problems. Dr. Mathisson's hospital/clinic affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE). Before performing his residency at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Mathisson attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University for medical school. Dr. Mathisson honors Child Health Plus, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Fidelis, as well as other insurance carriers.

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All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation, Eye Problems

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
2100 Bartow Avenue; Suite 216c
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Gary Fishman is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist. He has a special interest in eye problems. Patient reviews placed Dr. Fishman at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Dr. Fishman attended medical school at Brown University, Alpert Medical School. In addition to English, Dr. Fishman (or staff) speaks Spanish, Russian, and Ukrainian. He is professionally affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center.

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All Interests: Eye Problems

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1101 Pelham Parkway North
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Damon Pettinelli's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). His areas of expertise consist of refractive surgery (vision correction surgery), external eye diseases, and cornea problems. Dr. Pettinelli honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Healthfirst, and more. He attended Temple University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Institute and Abington Memorial Hospital. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: External Eye Diseases, Refractive Surgery, Cornea Problems

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
140 Lockwood Avenue; Suite 220
New Rochelle, NY
 

Dr. Bradley Scharf is a New Rochelle, NY physician who specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Scharf's areas of clinical interest consist of cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, external eye diseases, and cornea problems. He is professionally affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital. He obtained his medical school training at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and performed his residency at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Dr. Scharf has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Elderplan, and Aetna. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Scharf's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: External Eye Diseases, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation, Cornea Problems

Dr. Howard Hanyin Liu, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
970 North Broadway; Suite 202
Yonkers, NY
 

Dr. Howard Liu is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Liu include comprehensive ophthalmology, external eye diseases, and cornea problems. He honors Amerigroup, Child Health Plus, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Liu's education and training includes medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Liu (or staff) speaks Arabic and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, External Eye Diseases, Cornea Problems

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1254 Central Park Avenue
Yonkers, NY
 

Dr. Vivian Hirshaut's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Her areas of clinical interest consist of comprehensive ophthalmology and eye problems. Dr. Hirshaut's professional affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital and Jacobi Medical Center. Anthem, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hirshaut honors. Dr. Hirshaut attended medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. She completed her residency training at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Hirshaut (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and French.

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Relevant Interests: , eye problems

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Eye Problems

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What are Eye Problems?

Almost every moment that we are awake, we rely on our eyes to navigate and interact with the world around us. But we rarely give our eyes much thought. The truth is, the eyes are amazing, complex and delicate organs. Millions of people every year have problems with their eyes. Some of the most common eye problems are refractive disorders, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and cataracts.

Refractive disorders happen when the shape of your eye doesn’t let you focus very precisely. You might be myopic (nearsighted), hyperopic (farsighted), or have an astigmatism, which is a focus problem caused by the cornea. Refractive disorders can be corrected by glasses or contacts.

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. It happens when fluid pressure builds up within the eye and damages the optic nerve. It is treated with medications and surgery.

Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes. The retina is tissue at the back of the eye that is filled with numerous, tiny blood vessels. When diabetes damages these delicate blood vessels, they burst or leak, leading to blind spots and blurred vision. Diabetic retinopathy can be treated with laser therapy and surgery, but often vision cannot be restored.

Macular degeneration is common in older adults. The macula is the central part of the retina and is responsible for crisp center vision. Over time, the cells in the macula begin to die, making central vision blurry. An early symptom of macular degeneration is that straight lines appear wavy.

Cataracts happen when the clear lens in the front of the eye becomes cloudy, making things look blurry or faded. They are extremely common in older people. By age 80, more than half of all Americans will have had a cataract. In early stages, prescription glasses and magnifying lenses can help. As the cataracts get worse, surgery to replace the lens may be the best option.

More than just one of the five senses, we rely heavily on our eyes to communicate, work, and get around every day. It’s important to have regular eye exams to make sure your vision stays in good shape for years to come.