Dr. Alfred Cossari Jr, MD

Dr. Alfred Cossari Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 76
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Dr. Alfred Cossari Jr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Port Jefferson, NY and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from U Of Rome-La Sapienza in 1969 and specializes in ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology.

311 Barnum Ave

Port Jefferson, NY 11777

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Lazy Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Exotropia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esotropia
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

52  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Convergence Insufficiency
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Cyclotropia
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Dyslexia
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Leucocoria
  • Lyme Disease
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Monofixation Syndrome
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Aura
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10  Procedures

  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Strabismus Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Franklin and Marshall College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • U Of Rome-La Sapienza
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Childrens National Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cossari Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cossari Jr's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cossari Jr to family and friends
10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Cossari Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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