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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 55

360 S Oyster Bay Rd
Hicksville, NY 11801
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North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030
North Shore University Hospital Syosset
221 Jericho Turnpike
Syosset, NY 11791

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Accepting new patients?

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New York Ophthalmology PC
Hicksville Office
360 S Oyster Bay Rd
Hicksville, NY 11801
New York Ophthalmology PC
New York Ophthalmology PC
333 E Shore Rd Ste 202
Manhasset, NY 11030
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    Dr. Zagelbaum's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Esotropia
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Migraine
    • Nystagmus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinoschisis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Visual Field Defects
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Chicago Medical School
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    Albert Einstein College Med
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    Albert Einstein College Med
    Complete in 1992

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cornell University North Shore University Hospital
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Zagelbaum & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Zagelbaum's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • North Shore University Hospital

    • North Shore University Hospital Syosset

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zagelbaum to family and friends

    24 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    24 responses
    below
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 23 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Zagelbaum
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    24 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    24 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Zagelbaum accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • MagnaCare
    • MedHealthInsurance
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
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    Office Locations

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    New York Ophthalmology PC
    Hicksville Office
    360 S Oyster Bay Rd
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516) 938-6363 (Office)
    (516) 938-6452 (Fax)
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    New York Ophthalmology PC
    333 E Shore Rd Ste 202
    Manhasset, NY 11030
    (516) 487-4722 (Office)
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