Dr. Eric Wasserman, MD

Dr. Eric Wasserman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Eric Wasserman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Stamford, CT and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1275 Summer St Ste 200

Stamford, CT 06905

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Drusen
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Wasserman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

61  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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12  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Connecticut College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Danbury Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • NY Med Coll Res Prog
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • John H Sheets Eye Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wasserman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wasserman's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wasserman to family and friends
29 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Wasserman'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I've been Dt. Wassermann's patient for many years. He also took care of my Mother & Father. He is personable and takes time to explain his findings. He can be very frank about eye health issues, but I don't mind if a Dr. is up front & honest, that's how we get better.
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I love Dr. Wasserman. He explains every exam and makes you feel comfortable. The office people, however need a lot of training. The office manager, specially, doesn't show any sympathy for the patients. They never smile. It seems like if they were always having a bad day. So sorry for them. I...more
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A great experience from the minute I walked in the door. Dr. Wasserman is thorough, pleasant, and competent. Excellent all-around.
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I was so lucky to find Dr. Wasserman. He is everything you would want from a ophthalmologist in addition to being thorough, friendly and patient. I wasn't surprised to see the Top Doctors' Awards on the wall given my experience with him. His office staff are very pleasant and eager to please. It...more
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Dr. Wasserman was very professional and very attentive, friendly, and informative. Awesome experience.
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