Dr. Eric Wasserman, MD

Dr. Eric Wasserman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Eric Wasserman, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Stamford, CT. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

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

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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

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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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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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wasserman to family and friends
4.0
based on 27 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 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 (11)

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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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in Stamford, CT |
Dr. Wasserman was very professional and very attentive, friendly, and informative. Awesome experience.
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in Ridgefield, CT |
Dr. Wasserman and Dr. Soldatos have been wonderful every time I have been in the office. Efficient, caring and explains what's happening and the results. JVS
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Fairfield, CT |
Dr. Wasserman has been taking care of my eyes for many years. He is very kind , has a very comforting demeanor. He is adept and gentle with the eye exam. Very thorough and professional. Office staff is very experienced. Dr. performs eye exam and procedures. Unlike other offices that farm the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wasserman accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
    Connecticare POS
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Wasserman has admitting privileges

Stamford Hospital
30 Shelburne Rd
Stamford, CT 06902
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