Dr. I Rodgers, MD

Dr. I Rodgers, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. I Rodgers, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1000 Northern Blvd Ste 310

Great Neck, NY 11021

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)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

66  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypopyon
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Tear Duct 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.


  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Mount Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Manhattan Eye Ear
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Mass Ee
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rodgers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rodgers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rodgers to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rodgers' 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 (5)

I was referred to Dr. Rodgers by a good friend who is also a plastic surgeon. He is highly respected by other plastic surgeons for his expertise. I had bags under my eyes that I wanted eliminated. Dr. Rodgers also gently discussed my upper lids with me (which were irregularly droopy, but not on...more
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Dr Rogers is one of 600 specialists with his credentials. He is a gifted surgeon that corrected malpractice caused by another LI surgeon. He has restored my eyes back to the way the had looked, before my butcher job by the other money hungry jerk. Do not hesitate to choose him as your surgeon. HE...more
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I had an eye lift to improve the appearance of upper eyelids and reduce the bags under my eyes and am thrilled with the results. Dr. Rodgers was referred by 5 different eye care providers in my area. He was totally professional and in 1 1/2 hours a problem which troubled me for years disappeared....more
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The receptionist was one for the books! One of the most rude and condescending I've ever dealt with! Plus, Dr. Rogers literally dropped career-changing information on me, and then told me to have a good weekend as he shooed me out of his office with tears in my eyes. Horrible bedside manner and...more
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I went to Dr. Rogers for both Upper and Lower Eyelid surgery. He came highly recommended to me by other Health Care Professionals. Dr. Rogers is an extremely professional and competent physician. I am very pleased with the results of my surgery and would recommend him to anyone who is...more
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