Dr. George Panariello, MD

Dr. George Panariello, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 77
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Dr. George Panariello, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1965 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1452 86th St

Brooklyn, NY 11228

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 86% of peers
Blepharitis
normal
more than 73% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Panariello'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*

24  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts

3  Procedures

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Usphs Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • SUNY Downstate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Intl Eye Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Panariello has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Panariello's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Panariello to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Panariello'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Went for routine cataract surgery 3/2016. Eyesight prior to procedure with corrective lenses was 20/30 and 20/60. Following surgery, I could not see at all. Prescribed eye drops and corrective glasses. I am now legally BLIND in both eyes. Treated as an inconvenience during follow up visits ...more
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I am 33 years old... Dr. Panariello has been my eye specialist since I was 3! 30 years and 5 eye surgeries later, I couldn't be more thankful for the talent Dr. P has bestowed on my eyes. I had two successful cataract removal surgeries at a young age (3 & 7) and then 2 lens implant surgeries at age...more
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I have had both cataracts removed by Dr. Panariello. He and his staff are fantastic! The new office is lovely and the actual procedures were quick and painless. Everything was clearly laid out and handled efficiently. I gave 4 stars instead of 5 (would have given 4 1/2, if possible) because of...more
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I was legally blind prior to my surgery and now thanks to Dr. Panariello's skillful hands-and cornea donors- I can see. My vision has been restored to 20/40, after undergoing corneal transplants in both eyes.
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