We found 170 optometrists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze near Flushing, NY.

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Luz Maria Amaro-Quireza
Specializes in Optometry
1650 Selwyn Avenue; Suite 1c
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Luz Amaro-Quireza's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Her training includes a residency program at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center. In Dr. Amaro-Quireza's practice, she is particularly interested in seasonal allergies, electrophysiological (EP) study, and myopia (nearsightedness). She is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Vytra, in addition to other insurance carriers. In addition to English, Dr. Amaro-Quireza (or staff) speaks Spanish and Portuguese. Dr. Amaro-Quireza is professionally affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. She welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Vision Problems, Seasonal Allergies, Blepharitis, Electrophysiological Study, Myopia, Astigmatism, ... (Read more)

Tracy Marie Bildstein
Specializes in Optometry
8268 164th Street
Jamaica, NY
 

Dr. Tracy Bildstein's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
14020 Sanford Avenue; Suite 1c
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Amy Chen is an optometrist in Flushing, NY. Dr. Chen takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
40-28 82nd Street
Elmhurst, NY
 

Dr. Gregory Lopez is an optometrist in Elmhurst, NY and Rego Park, NY. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Lopez's office for an appointment. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Optometry
1621 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Jaclyn Bruno practices optometry (primary eye care) in Bronx, NY and New York, NY. Dr. Bruno is professionally affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Erica Otoo
Specializes in Optometry
2300 Westchester Avenue
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Erica Otoo's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Otoo's professional affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

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Jing J Cai
Specializes in Pediatric Optometry
73-05 168th Street
Fresh Meadows, NY
 

Dr. Jing Cai's specialty is pediatric optometry. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Cai is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Optometry
6545 Myrtle Avenue
Glendale, NY
 

Dr. Jolie Kirtinitis-Turkmen is an optometrist in Glendale, NY. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kirtinitis-Turkmen takes.

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Vincente A Calderon
Specializes in Optometry
2742a E Tremont Avenue
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Vincente Calderon's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Calderon takes.

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Specializes in Optometry
600 Northern Boulevard; Suite 218
Great Neck, NY
 

Dr. Corina Busuioc's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Busuioc (or staff) speaks the following languages: Romanian and Spanish. Dr. Busuioc is professionally affiliated with North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. She has an open panel.

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Specializes in Optometry
9808 Metropolitan Avenue
Forest Hills, NY
 

Dr. Arlene Schwartz is an optometrist. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Schwartz is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
23 Bond Street
Great Neck, NY
 

Dr. Marc Epstein's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Epstein is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
1650 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Jared Hayashi's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). His training includes a residency program at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center. Dr. Hayashi is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Optometry
9301 Jamaica Avenue
Woodhaven, NY
 

Dr. Ira Price practices optometry (primary eye care). He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
2537a Francis Lewis Boulevard
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Jose Chan is an optometrist in Flushing, NY. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Alan M Vilinsky
Specializes in Optometry
210 E 161st Street
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Alan Vilinsky's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Optometry?

Optometry is primary care for vision, dealing with vision correction and certain diseases of the eye. Optometrists are the medical providers who prescribe glasses and contact lenses, and they are usually the ones who perform annual eye exams.

Optometrists attend four years of graduate school after college to study the health, function, and care of the eye before they become licensed. They are not medical doctors, unlike ophthalmologists, so they cannot perform surgery. However, optometrists can diagnose diseases of the eye and prescribe vision therapy, medications, and vision correction, such as glasses.

Some common conditions that may be seen by an optometrist include:
  • Refractive disorders, such as myopia and astigmatism, which require lenses to correct the vision
  • Glaucoma, a condition where increased pressure within the eye leads to damage to the optic nerve, the nerve that carries light images from the eye to the brain
  • Dry eye, where there are insufficient tears to lubricate the eye
  • Common infections of the eye, such as conjunctivitis

An optometry exam involves checking the patient’s vision as well as the eye itself and the tissues surrounding the eye. Optometrists may check the pressure of the eye or test to see how well the eyes focus and move. They may ask about any problems, discomfort, or concerns the patient has experienced related to their eyes.

Optometrists are the first stop for most people who need a medical provider to care for their vision health.
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