Dr. Dana Blumberg, MD

Dr. Dana Blumberg, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
44 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Dana Blumberg, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

Columbia Doctors Ophthalmology

635 W 165th St

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Cooperative

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
normal
more than 70% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
normal
more than 49% of peers

Dr. Blumberg'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.

Dr. Blumberg's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blumberg "Dana Blumberg, M.D., M.P.H. is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology who focuses on glaucomatous disease of the eye. Her clinical interests include medical, laser and surgical management of primary open angle glaucoma, angle closure glaucoma, pigmentary glaucoma, and pseudoexfoliation glaucoma, as well as secondary glaucomas such as neovascular and inflammatory. In addition to her clinical work, she is currently funded by the National Institute of Health for her work in screening and disease detection in community settings. Her research focuses on the potential reduction in glaucoma-related visual loss through novel screening methodologies. She is interested in reducing glaucoma-related health disparities that result from from lack of timely and efficient diagnosis and follow-up. In addition, she has research interests in comparative effectiveness with regard to glaucoma diagnosis, treatment and management with a focus on patient centered outcomes."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blumberg "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

18  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ulcer

10  Procedures

  • Anterior Segment Surgical Procedure
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Iridectomy
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

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

  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Hospitals of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Wilmer Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blumberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blumberg's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blumberg to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Blumberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

For 20+ years I have had a very difficult to diagnose eye condition. I've been seen at leading eye centers, experienced ophthalmologists, etc, however, Dr. Blumberg has been the ONLY M.D. to actually take further steps and reach out to colleagues, perform additional research and take the time to...more
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Excellent physician
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waiting time in the office 1,5-2,5 hours, to schedule a regular appointment you have to wait for2 -3 month. Doctor is very formal, does not explain much, more like a robot.
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Dr. Blumberg is a wonderful and caring physician.
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