Dr. Dawn Rush, MD
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Dr. Dawn Rush, MD


Pediatric Ophthalmology | Female

Dawn P Rush MD 2649 Strang Blvd Ste 203 Yorktown Heights, NY 10598 Get Directions

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The mission of our practice is to provide the highest quality pediatric medical care delivered in a compassionate and team oriented approach!


Dr. Dawn Rush, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology doctor who practices in Yorktown Heights, NY. She is 57 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Rush is affiliated with Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center, Westchester Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital and Northern Westchester Hospital.

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      Dr. Rush's Care Philosophy

      The mission of our practice is to provide the highest quality pediatric medical care delivered in a compassionate and team oriented approach!

      Dr. Rush's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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      •  Specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology
      •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
      •  No malpractice claims found
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Adult Strabismus
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Alternating Hyperphoria
      • 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
      • Chorioretinitis
      • Color Blindness
      • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
      • Contusion of the Eyeball
      • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Corneal Ulcer
      • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Dry Eyes
      • Duane Retraction Syndrome
      • Endophthalmitis
      • Esotropia
      • Exophoria
      • Exotropia
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Eyelid Spasm
      • Farsightedness
      • Floaters
      • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
      • Glaucoma
      • 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
      • Night Blindness
      • Nystagmus
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Pediatric Strabismus
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Progressive High Myopia
      • Pterygium
      • Purulent Endophthalmitis
      • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Hemangioma
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Retinoblastoma
      • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
      • Still's Disease
      • Strabismus
      • Stye
      • Tear Duct Disorders
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Ulcer
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects


      • Medical School
        New York Medical College

        Graduated in 1990

      • Internship Hospital
        Montefiore Med Center

        Completed in 1991

      • Residency Hospital
        Montefiore Med Center Albert Einstein College

        Completed in 1994

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Childrens National Medical Center

        Completed in 1995

      • Undergraduate School
        Alfred University

        Graduated in 1982

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish

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      • Pediatric Ophthalmology
      • Ophthalmology

      Procedures Performed

      • Contact Lens Exams
      • Contact Lens Fitting Services
      • Excision of Chalazion
      • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery
      • NLD Probe
      • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
      • Strabismus Surgery