Dr. Ameet Goyal, MD

Dr. Ameet Goyal, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Ameet Goyal, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Rye, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology and oculoplastic surgery.Read his story

167 Purchase St

Rye, NY 10580

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
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Ectropion of Eyelid
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Dr. Goyal's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Goyal "I became a physician because I wanted to help people live happier, healthier lives. In that regard, ophthalmic surgery is the perfect fit for me. I get to care for one of our most precious gifts – vision – while helping people get the confidence and improved self-esteem that result from a well-done eye or facial enhancing procedure."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

89  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


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45  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Dacryoadenectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy


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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.


  • Vanderbilt Un
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Ruby Mem
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • W Va University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goyal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

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Dr. Goyal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goyal to family and friends
33 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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Dr. Goyal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Goyal operated on me for drooping eyelids. The surgery went exactly as he said it would and was virtually pain free. He took time with me to explain everything.. Dr Goyal and his staff were very professional and helpful. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Goyal spends time listening. Very happy with results of lid lift..
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I needed to have cataract surgery, and lucky for me, a cardiologist friend of mine, recommended D. Goyal.I'm so very glad I went to see him. Dr. Goyal is very kind, gentle and reassuring. I felt confident of his ability the minute I spoke with him. He performed cataract surgery on my right eye;...more
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I had two previous surgeries on my drooping eye lids with no success. Dr Goyal solved this problem in a matter of a couple of weeks .
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Dr. Goyal is personable, direct, and very supportive. I can trust him in his professional opinion, manner, and expertise.
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