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

Dr. Amy Chen's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Jing J Cai
Specializes in Pediatric Optometry
7305 168th Street
Fresh Meadows, NY
 

Dr. Jing Cai practices pediatric optometry in Fresh Meadows, NY. She has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Cai's practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Optometry
6545 Myrtle Avenue
Glendale, NY
 

Dr. Jolie Kirtinitis-Turkmen's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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

Dr. Tracy Bildstein's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She honors 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
6288 Woodhaven Boulevard
Rego Park, NY
 

Dr. Gregory Lopez specializes in optometry (primary eye care). He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more. Dr. Lopez is accepting new patients. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Specializes in Optometry
96-20 Metropolitan Avenue
Forest Hills, NY
 

Dr. Puja Mehta is an optometrist in Forest Hills, NY. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Mehta takes.

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Specializes in Optometry
6944 Main Street
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Arlene Schwartz's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Patients gave Dr. Schwartz an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
6939 Austin Street
Forest Hills, NY
 

Dr. Bradley Kaplan works as an optometrist. His average patient rating is 2.0 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
23 Bond Street
Great Neck, NY
 

Dr. Marc Epstein works as an optometrist in Great Neck, NY. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
87-87 Francis Lewis Boulevard
Queens Village, NY
 

Dr. Larah Alami's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). She 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
17805 Hillside Avenue
Jamaica, NY
 

Dr. Lisa Kirkland is an optometrist. She is an in-network provider 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
9301 Jamaica Avenue
Woodhaven, NY
 

Dr. Ira Price specializes in optometry (primary eye care). He honors 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
10 E. Merrick Road; Suite 201
Valley Stream, NY
 

Dr. Arthur Purvin works as an optometrist. 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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Specializes in Optometry
2537a Francis Lewis Boulevard
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Jose Chan works as 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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Specializes in Optometry
2903 Union Street
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Steven Ali is an optometrist. He is rated highly by his patients. 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
1983 Marcus Avenue; Suite E120
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Joel Scheckner specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in New Hyde Park, NY and Lake Success, NY. He is affiliated with Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Scheckner honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more. Dr. Scheckner's practice is open to new patients.

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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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