Dr. Dawn Rush, MD

Dr. Dawn Rush, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 58
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Dawn Rush, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Yorktown Heights, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from New York Medical College in 1990 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and ophthalmology.

2649 Strang Blvd Ste 203

Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Contact Information

(914) 962-0684

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Lazy Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Exotropia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Esotropia
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rush "The mission of our practice is to provide the highest quality pediatric medical care delivered in a compassionate and team oriented approach!"
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adult Strabismus
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pediatric Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • NLD Probe
  • Strabismus Surgery

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

  • Alfred University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Montefiore Med Center Albert Einstein College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Childrens National Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rush has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rush's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rush to family and friends
3.8
based on 10 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Rush's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Briarcliff Manor, NY
Had a terrible experience with Dr Rush and her staff. They pushed me to schedule an in-office probing to open my daughter's tear duct, cancelled the original Monday appt and rescheduled me to Saturday. I show up to the Saturday appt only to be told she doesn't do procedures on Saturdays but the...more
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