Dr. David Sachs, MD

Dr. David Sachs, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. David Sachs, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in East Meadow, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from McP Hahnemann University in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology.

580 E Meadow Ave

East Meadow, NY 11554

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • 20 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Farsightedness
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Sachs'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Allergic Eye Diseases
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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13  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)
  • Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK)
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • 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.

Education

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • McP Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Nassau County Medical Center Stony Brook University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Nassau County Medical Center/Stony Brook University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sachs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sachs' Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sachs to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Sachs' 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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Excellent doctor. Preped me perfectly so I knew what to expect. Surgery was as close to a non-event as surgery could be. Results exceeded my expectations. I will highly recommend Dr Sachs to anybody who needs a quality Ophthalmologist.
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Horrible customer care!
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Dr. Sachs is an amazing eye doctor. He not only fully explains everything, he makes sure you understand and is very caring.
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