Dr. Burton Wisotsky, MD

Dr. Burton Wisotsky, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Burton Wisotsky, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Rochelle Park, NJ and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.

218 State Rt 17 N

Rochelle Park, NJ 07662

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage


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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Kresge Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wisotsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wisotsky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wisotsky to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Wisotsky's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I woke up one morning experiencing Double Vision. My world changed. I couldn't drive. I went to NYC's top doctors. I had cat scans, mri's, went to ent's and ophthalmologists .. None of the doctors I saw had a clue. My sister has one good eye and in the past, Dr. Wisotsky at Omni Eye Specialists did...more
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I cannot agree enough with others who have noticed Dr Wisotsky’s lack of caring. I will add that he has a very condescending manner as well. After his student did most of the work (I agree with others who have noticed this as well) Dr Wisotsky’s burst into the office and did a quick exam on my...more
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Dr. Witosotky uses optometry students to make diagnoses. I knew something was wrong as I had been there the previous week to see the glaucoma specialist.. The "residents" and "interns" are not MDs, they are OD students., I called the next day I was not allowed to make another appointment to speak...more
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I find that a thing as such as your eyes and the effect it has on your life style is one of the most important thing of your of your life style..It may be routine to many doctors and the way they treat it as normal routine is demeaning to those with the problem. I'm still living with my eye...more
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I narrate my experience. I am a Kidney failure patient. One day few hours after dialysis, I saw black dots in my right vision. I was referred to Dr.Wisotsky by my eye doctor. Dr.Wisotsky did lasers, then scar tissue treatment, cataract for both eyes and finally kept silicon oil on my right eye for...more
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