Dr. Howard Tanenbaum, MD

Dr. Howard Tanenbaum, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 82
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Tanenbaum, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Albany, NY. He is 82 years old and has been practicing for 56 years.

350 Northern Blvd # 1

Albany, NY 12204

Contact Information

(518) 465-1069

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)
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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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

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Tanenbaum does not have any board certifications listed.

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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

Dr. Tanenbaum does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Tanenbaum and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Tanenbaum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tanenbaum to family and friends
3.2
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Albany, NY |
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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Dr. Tanenbaum accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Tanenbaum has admitting privileges

Albany Medical Center Hospital
43 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208
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Albany Memorial Hospital
600 Northern Blvd
Albany, NY 12204
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