Dr. Debra Firestone, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 44

3900 Park Ave Ste 106
Edison, NJ 08820
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Dr. Firestone's Experience

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Dr. Firestone's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Dr. Firestone Performs

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery

Conditions Dr. Firestone Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Overlook Medical Center
99 Beauvoir Ave
Summit, NJ 07901

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Eye Center
The Eye Center
3900 Park Ave Ste 106
Edison, NJ 08820
The Eye Center
213 Stelton Rd
Piscataway, NJ 08854
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    Dr. Firestone's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
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    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Firestone

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • 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

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Graduated in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    Long Island Jewish Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Firestone & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Firestone's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Firestone

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
    • 8 responses

    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Firestone to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Firestone's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Firestone

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    8 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Firestone accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    The Eye Center
    3900 Park Ave Ste 106
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (732) 603-2101 (Office)
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    The Eye Center
    213 Stelton Rd
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732) 752-9090 (Office)
    C
    The Eye Center
    Warren - Main Office
    65 Mountain Blvd Ste 106
    Warren, NJ 07059
    (732) 356-6200 (Office)
    (732) 356-0228 (Fax)
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    At Your Appointment

    What to Ask Your Doctor About Dry Eyes

    A Closer Look at Cataracts

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