Dr. Evis Petrela, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 46
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Evis Petrela, MD
Dr. Evis Petrela, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Syracuse, NY. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Petrela is affiliated with Upstate University Hospital and Crouse Hospital.

4900 Broad Rd # 3P

Syracuse, NY 13215

Contact Information

(315) 492-5910

Dr. Evis Petrela, MD

Dr. Evis Petrela, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Martin's Point
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • POMCO Group
  • Today's Options
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas


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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 91% of peers
very high
more than 87% of peers
Dry Eyes
more than 78% of peers

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  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Trauma
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis


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  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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.


  • Gjimnasi, Tirana, Albania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Tiranes Faculty Of Med Tirana Albania
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • St Joseph Hosp & Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Tirana
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • SUNY Upstate University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Tirana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Jules Stein Eye Insitute, UCLA
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • National Navy Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1998
  • Nuffield Laboratory Of Medicine, Oxford, Gb
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petrela has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Albanian
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petrela's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petrela to family and friends
based on 16 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Petrela's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Auburn, NY |
Temendous Doctor who has done thousands of cataract surgeries. She did both of my eyes with a perfect outcome. I am very happy that I chose her to perform the procedure.
in Baldwinsville, NY |
Very nice. Dr. Petrela will spent all the time with you that you need to have all your questions answered.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Petrela accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Martin's Point
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Today's Options
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Petrela has admitting privileges

Crouse Hospital
736 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210
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Upstate University Hospital
750 E Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210
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