Dr. Daniel Sambursky, MD

Dr. Daniel Sambursky, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Daniel Sambursky, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Binghamton, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.

161 Riverside Dr Ste M07

Binghamton, NY 13905

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sambursky "As an Laser Eye Surgeon, I take pride in offering my patients the most advanced technology in the region for their Lasik and Laser Cataract surgery. I personally evaluate each of my patients and advise them of their best options to achieve their goals. With over 20 years experience and over 20,000 Lasik and 20,000 Cataract surgeries patients can be assured they are going to receive the best care utilizing the most advanced technology from a highly experienced board certified eye specialist."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

67  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • 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
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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20  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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.


  • Syracuse U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Wilmer Eye Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sambursky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sambursky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sambursky to family and friends
46 total reviews (30 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

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Dr. Sambursky's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (30)

I'm 34 years old and have been wearing glasses for almost thirty years. The procedure was quick and painless and today I can see! So exciting, I feel like I have a whole new lease on life.
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The whole process was made very easy and comforting. I would definitely recommend this office and procedure to anyone who may be on the fence about it. Dr Sambursky is great at what he does and made everything non-stressful.
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Dr. Sambursky is friendly, knowledgeable, and professional. The LASIK procedure is not painful, but is uncomfortable and I highly recommend taking the Valium they prescribe. His whole staff is caring and professional.
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Very professional and helpful. They answered all my questions and helped me through the whole process easing my fears and anxieties. For someone who has issues putting in eye drops the whole process was a breeze. I now see awesome!!!!!
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Amazing technology to remove cataracts and improve vision: I have perfect vision now in both eyes, can't say enough how wonderful a gift it is to be able to see clearly. Dr. Sambursky is a consummate professional, I felt totally safe and comfortable with him, even had the second procedure without ...more
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