Dr. Ephraim Atwal, MD

Dr. Ephraim Atwal, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 40
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Dr. Ephraim Atwal, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Cheektowaga, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Jagiellonian University / Faculty Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3095 Harlem Rd

Cheektowaga, NY 14225

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Cataract Removal Surgery
high
more than 90% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 89% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Atwal'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Atwal "Every member of the Atwal Eye Car team is dedicated to providing excellent patient care. Our motto is patients first, and we will work hard to make you feel like you are our priority throughout every step of your care with us. I focus my efforts on building a practice that provides innovative, advanced eye care combined with unsurpassed quality patient care. Our practice emphasizes the individuality of the patient experience, one that is uniquely tailored to the patient's needs"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Atwal does not have any board certifications listed.

77  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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37  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Keratomileusis
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Photo Therapeutic Keratectomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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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

  • Jagiellonian U Med Coll
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Jagiellonian University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Ochsner Clin Fnd/Ochsner Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Lsu-Ochsner Med Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Lsuhsc McLno/Lsuhc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Atwal has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Atwal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Atwal's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Atwal to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Atwal's 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had an appointment with Atwal Eye Care the receptionis was nice. After that the appointment went downhill the so-called nurse that took me back and theOD was rude after that the appointment went downhill the so-called nurse that took me back in the OD that came in the exam my eyes were the two...more
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I think he was the one that did the surgery, he never introduced himself the day of surgery. Just walked in the room sat down at the machine and started.
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