Dr. David Speiser, MD

Dr. David Speiser, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. David Speiser, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in West Hempstead, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

227 Nassau Blvd

West Hempstead, NY 11552

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Astigmatism
very high
more than 92% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 85% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
high
more than 83% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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17  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)

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

  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Staten Island University Hospital-South
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Cmc Brooklyn & Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Speiser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Speiser's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Speiser to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Speiser's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Speiser is our family Ophthalmologist. He is great with kids and gives very thorough exams. Dr. Speiser is patient and very gentle with his patients. The on staff Optometrist is also excellent! The office staff is friendly and helpful. We never have to wait in the waiting room. It is an all...more
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I have been going to Dr. Speiser for years. He is a wonderful doctor. He always explains things to me so I can understand them and always takes the time to answer any questions I have. The rest of the staff is always very nice and accommodating. I refer everyone I know to him.
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This guy is the WORST! Not only is he a horrible dr. but he is truly 1 of the worst human beings I've ever encountered! What he put me thru was beyond unforgivable! He has Zero social skills; is basically the strange nerdy type, but yet sadistic enough to completely manipulate his patients with...more
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Love everything about this doctor and his office staff
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