Dr. Howard Tanenbaum, MD

Dr. Howard Tanenbaum, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 82
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Dr. Howard Tanenbaum, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 57 years. He graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine in 1961 and specializes in ophthalmology.

350 Northern Blvd # 1

Albany, NY 12204

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
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 88% of peers
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
high
more than 87% of peers
Retina Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Tanenbaum'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tanenbaum does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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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

  • McGill University Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Community College Of Denver
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Queen`S University Faculty Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tanenbaum has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tanenbaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tanenbaum's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tanenbaum to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Tanenbaum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (1)

He was condescending and unprofessional. He bad mouthed the doctor who caught the problem and referred me out immediately. I will seek another MD.
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