Dr. Idida Kaplan, MD

Dr. Idida Kaplan, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Idida Kaplan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

935 Northern Blvd Ste 204

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)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Drusen
very high
more than 99% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Kaplan'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaplan "Dr Kaplan is a solo practitioner who practices ophthalmology in a compassionate and caring manner hoping to provide an excellent clinical experience while treating each patient as an individual with a focus on the patient's needs and concerns. All questions are carefully and completely answered. All concerns are addressed. First rate medical and surgical ophthalmic care are provided in a comfortable state of the art office setting"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

4  Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Colum Presby
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaplan's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplan to family and friends
19 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Kaplan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

If I was a waitress, I'd spit in her food.
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I have been seeing Dr. Kaplan for an acute dry eye problem. It was affecting my day to day life to the point I couldn’t drive my kids even to the park. O am so happy I found Dr. Kaplan because she diagnosed my dry eyes correctly and prescribed me medication that has made a huge difference. Thank...more
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Dr. Kaplan is wonderful. She is a tremendous doctor who takes excellent medical care of me and my family. I am grateful to Dr. Kaplan for being so kind to my children. Thank you Dr. Kaplan and to your friendly staff!
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Dr. Kaplan is an excellent ophthalmologist. She diagnosed my condition. Explained it thoroughly to me when other doctors that I saw previously missed it completely. I highly recommend Dr. Kaplan to anyone who is looking for a great ophthalmologist.
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Dr. Kaplan is an amazing glaucoma specialist. All my life I've been told I've had dangerously high pressures in both my eyes and that I was doomed to develop glaucoma and at only 35 you can imagine how very scary that can be to hear. Dr. Kaplan examined me and put me at ease and took her time to...more
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