Dr. Fadi El Baba, MD

Dr. Fadi El Baba, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Fadi El Baba, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in East Setauket, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in ophthalmology.

33 Research Way Ste 13

East Setauket, NY 11733

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 97% of peers
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
very high
more than 95% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • 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

  • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Doheny Eye Institute/Usc University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Dever's Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Wilmer Eye Institute/The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. El Baba has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El Baba's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. El Baba to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. El Baba'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. ElBaba is a very skilled & caring opthomalogist. He is always professional & respectful. I trust him to give me the right care. When I speak with his other patients, they always say great things about him. I also think his assistant, Gina is excellent. She is very kind & professional, along...more
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I'm very fortunate to have this doctor as opthalmologist. Dr El Baba is knowledgeable, competent, and knows how to talk to patients. I feel very comfortable dealing with him.
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I have been to a few doctors for my eyes and Dr.El Baba is by far the best very compassionate and a great sense of humor. The staff is also great.
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Dr. El Baba is one of the most caring specialists that I see. I am blessed to have him as a caregiver. He is very thorough, knows my medical history, and always greets me like an old friend.
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