Dr. Andrew Epstein, MD

Dr. Andrew Epstein, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Andrew Epstein, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Enfield, CT and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1998 and specializes in ophthalmology.

146 Hazard Ave Ste 201

Enfield, CT 06082

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 89% of peers
Dry Eyes
high
more than 84% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Epstein's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Epstein "As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

55  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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11  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Albert Einstein Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • George Washington University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Epstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Epstein's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Epstein to family and friends
22 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Epstein'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

Patient Comments (5)

Kind , caring, explains everything in laymans’ terms. Truly a gentleman and well-versed in many updated procedures. Couldn’t find a better doctor!
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I was very scared to have to have cataract surgery. When I first met Dr. Epstein he made me feel so relaxed. He has a wonderful bedside manner. I would highly recommend him.
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My experience with Dr. Andrew Epstein of 146 Hazard Ave., Enfield, CT, was stellar. I had cataract surgery in both eyes, and chose the multi focus Reveal lenses. Dr. Epstein‘s office staff is warm, friendly, and very accommodating. I needed to get both of my surgeries done within a month’s time to...more
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I have been trusting Dr. Epstein for vision care since he took over the practice for the previous retiring MD. He is an exceptional Doctor and runs a very professional office with staff who are also easy to work with. I recently had cataract surgery on both eyes. The surgery went well and I was...more
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I have been a patient here for several years now and everyone in the office is very friendly and customer service oriented (particularly, Cheryl and Dr. Epstein). I have been wearing glasses / contacts since I was about 10 years old because of farsightedness and astigmatism. I had cataract surgery...more
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