Dr. Ayman Matta, MD

Dr. Ayman Matta, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(27)
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Ayman Matta, M.D., F.A.C.S. is the Director of the New York Eye Institute. Dr. Matta is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Matta specializes in Cataract Surgery, Refractive Surgery, Glaucoma, Corneal Transplants, Medical and Laser Retina Surgery, including LASIK, PRK, PTK , AK , and Lens Exchange Therapy. Dr. Matta completed medical school and his internship at Ain Shams University School of Medicine, and completed his residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine at the Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens and the State University of New York, Stony Brook at the Nassau University Medical Center. He then went on to complete a fellowship in Anterior Segment and Cornea & Refraction at the Bucci Cataract and Laser Vision Institute in Pennsylvania.

75 Crystal Run Rd Ste 102

Middletown, NY 10941

Contact Information

(845) 692-7066

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Foreign Body Removal from Eye
very high
more than 98% of peers
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Matta "The New York Eye Institute is the eye care practice of board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Ayman Z. Matta, MD, FACS. Dr. Matta and his highly skilled staff of professionals are committed to providing compassionate individualized, comprehensive eye health care to patients of all ages."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Anti-Aging Medicine
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Functional Medicine
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Obesity Medicine
  • Ocular Immunology
  • Ocular Oncology
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Regenerative Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • Ain Shams Univ, Fac Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Matta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French Creole
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Matta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matta to family and friends
3.5
based on 27 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Matta's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Amazing physician who saved my vision. I am able to see near and far without glasses or contacts. Thank you Dr Matta! I am forever grateful.
Monticello, NY |
Very long waiting time. Office very dirty.
in ORANGEBURG, NY |
Dr. Matta is part of the New York Eye Institute. This is a business located in Orangeburg NY that focuses on eye care and providing prescription eyeglasses to those that need. I cannot emphasize this enough....AVOID THIS PLACE LIKE THE PLAGUE! This was by far one of the worst doctors experiences of my life. The place is setup like a factory. There is no patient care, you are just a number. They misplace paperwork/prescriptions and bill you even though they told you they accept your ins. F-
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Dr. Matta accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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  • MultiPlan
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  • QualCare
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  • UnitedHealthCare
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