Dr. Arthur Cotliar, MD

Dr. Arthur Cotliar, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Arthur Cotliar, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

635 W 165th St Ste 104

New York, NY 10032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
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Top Care Areas

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

Ocular Surface Reconstruction
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Cotliar'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.

5  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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15  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Goniotomy
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear

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

  • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cotliar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cotliar's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cotliar to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Cotliar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

A wonderful doctor. Knows everything about eyes. Nice, caring, concerned. Love to go see him
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Dr. A Cotliar is kind,compassionate and competent surgeon, physician and human being. He takes time to listen and give clear responses in a reassuring way. He reminds me of what medical care used to be like!
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The very best and most considerate eye surgeon who treats his patients as if they are members of his family.The office and its staff have the highest proffessional qualities.I would highly recommend this medical center.
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