Dr. Izak Herschitz, MD

Dr. Izak Herschitz, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Izak Herschitz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from University Of Latvia in 1971 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1150 Brighton Beach Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Herschitz does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypopyon
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Photokeratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • 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

  • University Of Latvia
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Ny Med Coll/Met Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Herschitz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Herschitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Latvian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herschitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herschitz to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Herschitz's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I saw Dr. Herschitz as a second opinion. My eye doctor told me that i needed surgery, because i had scratched retina and very often was having pain and severe tearing. Then i decided to see Dr. Herchitz. I was impressed by the office. It was very clean, the staff was very friendly and professional....more
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