Dr. Elliott Feinman, MD

Dr. Elliott Feinman, MD

Cataract Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Elliott Feinman, MD is a cataract surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in cataract surgery, ophthalmology, and more.

4966 Broadway

New York, NY 10034

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Conjunctival Hemorrhage
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more than 73% of peers
Glaucoma
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more than 72% of peers
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Lens Disorders
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal 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

  • The City College of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • New York Eye And Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Other Education | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Feinman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Feinman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Feinman to family and friends
4.3
based on 17 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Feinman's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Bronx, NY
I found Dr. Feinman to be thorough, attentive, kind, gentle and patient. He was intentional about explaining what he was doing, answering my questions, and listening to my concerns or worries. Dr. Feinman explained the benefits and downsides of the procedure in which I had to undergo, while...more
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in New York, NY
Dr. Feinman operated on my Cataract last year. He explained and gave me instructions that I followed and had a very successful operation and recovery without any problems. He is a caring doctor and takes all the precautions to keep your eyes in good health.
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in New York, NY
Dr. Feinman is a very professional and is very thorough in his examination. He cares about his patients and wants the best for them. He explains and advises the best course of action when it comes to your eye care.
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