Dr. David Lerner, MD

Dr. David Lerner, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. David Lerner, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Whitestone, NY and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 1970 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1815 Francis Lewis Blvd

Whitestone, NY 11357

Contact Information

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)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 77% of peers
more than 67% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
more than 61% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

17  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Visual Field Defects

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.


  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Greenwich Hosp Conn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lerner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lerner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lerner to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Lerner'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 (1)

Simply the best!!!
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