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We found 54 ophthalmologists near Kenmore, NY.

Dr. Daniel Paul Schaefer, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
3495 Bailey Avenue
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Daniel Schaefer is a physician who specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Schaefer's clinical interests encompass plastic surgery procedures and comprehensive ophthalmology. He accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare. After attending SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences for medical school, he completed his residency training at Wills Eye Institute and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Dr. Schaefer's professional affiliations include VA Western New York Healthcare System, Sisters of Charity Hospital, and Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery Procedures

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Dr. David Jeffrey Rodman, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
85 High Street
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. David Rodman's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). He is professionally affiliated with Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital. He is in-network for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Rodman's education and training includes medical school at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and residency at Erie County Medical Center. Dr. Rodman (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, German, and Italian.

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Clinical interests: Anterior Segment Surgery, Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

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Dr. Thomas Robert Elmer VI, Jr., MD
Specializes in Other, Ophthalmology
2825 Niagara Falls Boulevard; Suite 130
Amherst, NY
 

Dr. Thomas Elmer is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). His areas of expertise include anterior segment diseases. Dr. Elmer is professionally affiliated with Kaleida Health and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. After attending SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences for medical school, he completed his residency training at Ochsner Medical Center and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans. He is an in-network provider for Medicaid and Medicare insurance.

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Clinical interests: Anterior Segment Diseases, Eye Problems

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Dr. James Dennis Reynolds, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
3580 Sheridan Drive; Suite 150
Amherst, NY
 

Dr. James Reynolds' medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). He is conversant in French. Areas of expertise for Dr. Reynolds include strabismus. His professional affiliations include Sisters of Charity Hospital, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, and Kaleida Health. Before completing his residency at Erie County Medical Center, Dr. Reynolds attended medical school at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. He is an in-network provider for Child Health Plus, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance.

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Clinical interests: Strabismus, Eye Problems

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
170 Maple Road
Williamsville, NY
 

Dr. Andrew Siedlecki, who practices in Williamsville, NY, is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). He honors Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Siedlecki studied medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. In addition to English, Dr. Siedlecki (or staff) speaks Spanish and Italian. He is professionally affiliated with Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Cataract Surgery

Dr. James Joseph Reidy, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
3580 Sheriden Drive
Amherst, NY
 

Dr. James Reidy's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). The average patient rating for Dr. Reidy is 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Reidy obtained his medical school training at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and performed his residency at Michael Reese Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Reidy (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. Dr. Reidy's hospital/clinic affiliations include Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital.

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Clinical interests: External Eye Diseases, Anterior Segment Diseases, Infections, Cornea Problems

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Dr. Dilipkumar J Patel, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
3495 Bailey Avenue
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Dilipkumar Patel is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist. In addition to English, Dr. Patel (or staff) speaks Polish, Gujarati, and Hindi. His hospital/clinic affiliations include VA Western New York Healthcare System, Sisters of Charity Hospital, and Kaleida Health. He graduated from B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad and then he performed his residency at Baptist Hospital. His average patient rating is 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

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Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
157 Nottingham Terr.
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Faruk Koreishi specializes in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include vitreoretinal surgical procedures. Dr. Koreishi is affiliated with Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital. He honors Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Medical College Baroda for medical school and subsequently trained at Grasslands Hospital for residency. Dr. Koreishi (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu and Hindi.

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Clinical interests: Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

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Specializes in Other, Ophthalmology
3095 Harlem Road
Cheektowaga, NY
 

Dr. Dan Weitzenkorn is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Weitzenkorn average 3.5 stars out of 5. His areas of clinical interest consist of cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. He takes Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Florida College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) for residency. Dr. Weitzenkorn is conversant in Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

Dr. Gareth M.C. Czamara Lema, PhD, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
1176 Main Street
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Gareth Lema is a physician who specializes in vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). Areas of particular interest for Dr. Lema include vitreoretinal surgical procedures. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Dr. Lema performed his residency at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo. Dr. Lema (or staff) speaks Arabic, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Dr. Lema's professional affiliations include Erie County Medical Center and Kaleida Health.

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Clinical interests: Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
932 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. George Pfohl is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Pfohl's average patient rating is 3.0 stars out of 5. He has indicated that his clinical interests include comprehensive ophthalmology and eye problems. He takes several insurance carriers, including Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid. He attended medical school at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Pfohl trained at Buffalo General Hospital. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Eye Problems

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
2441 Sheridan Drive
Tonawanda, NY
 

Dr. Sara Sirkin is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). In her practice, she is particularly interested in comprehensive ophthalmology. On average, patients gave her a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Sirkin is an in-network provider for Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicare insurance. Before completing her residency at Erie County Medical Center, Dr. Sirkin attended medical school at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
254 Route; 17k Suite 204
Newburgh, NY
 

Dr. Michael Tedford is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). He works in Newburgh, NY. Dr. Tedford attended medical school at New York Medical College. For his professional training, Dr. Tedford completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with New York Medical College. He has a special interest in cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Tedford has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is in-network for Amerigroup, Child Health Plus, and Fidelis, in addition to other insurance carriers. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital - Cornwall and St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital - Newburgh.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

Dr. David Paul Montesanti, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
932 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. David Montesanti is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Montesanti is especially interested in glaucoma and cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation. He accepts the following insurance: Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicare. Dr. Montesanti attended SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo. His professional affiliations include Kaleida Health and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Glaucoma, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

Dr. Ashvani Kumar Gulati, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
3750 Delaware Avenue
Kenmore, NY
 

Dr. Ashvani Gulati specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). The average patient rating for Dr. Gulati is 3.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. His professional affiliations include Kenmore Mercy Hospital and Kaleida Health. Dr. Gulati accepts Medicare and TRICARE insurance. He attended SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo for residency. Dr. Gulati (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, Polish, and Italian.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

Dr. Saralyn Rietz Notaro-Rietz, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
4476 Main Street; Suite 114
Snyder, NY
 

Dr. Saralyn Notaro works as a retina specialist. Dr. Notaro has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is professionally affiliated with Kaleida Health. She is an in-network provider for Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at Erie County Medical Center, Dr. Notaro attended SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences for medical school.

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What is Ophthalmology?

An ophthalmologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats problems of the eye. As opposed to optometrists, ophthalmologists are medical doctors, and their specialty is comprehensive eye care and eye surgery. An ophthalmologist can:
  • see patients for routine eye care
  • diagnose eye problems
  • prescribe glasses, contact lenses, and medications
  • provide refractive therapies to correct vision, such as LASIK
  • perform surgery on the eye

Ophthalmologists are trained in the same vision screening practices as optometrists; however, their practice tends to focus more on the medical and surgical management of complex eye disorders. Although vision is important, so is the physical health of the eye. An ophthalmologist performing an eye exam will examine the whole eye including the eyelids, the muscles that move the eye, the front and back parts of the eye, and the pressure inside the eye.

Patients sometimes see ophthalmologists as their primary eye care and vision doctors, or they may be referred to an ophthalmologist for treatment of a one-time problem with their eye, such as an infection. Ophthalmologists provide routine care for patients who have chronic eye diseases, such as glaucoma (where pressure inside the eye damages the optic nerve sending images to the brain) or macular degeneration (an age-related eye disease that causes vision loss). In addition to providing routine care, ophthalmologists will perform eye surgery on patients who need more serious treatment, such as a corneal transplant.