Dr. Allen Fishman, MD

Dr. Allen Fishman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Allen Fishman, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Rego Park, NY. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Fishman is affiliated with Flushing Hospital Medical Center.

9229 Queens Blvd Ste 2I

Rego Park, NY 11374

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Fishman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
high
more than 87% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 75% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
21

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Color Blindness
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Night Blindness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Soft Contact Lenses

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

  • Brandeis U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Chicago Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Beth Israel
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Brookdale Hopsital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fishman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fishman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fishman to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Fishman'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
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Evening
Saturday
Dr. Fishman accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Fishman has admitting privileges

Flushing Hospital Medical Center
45th Avenue and Parsons Boulevard
Flushing, NY 11355
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