Dr. James Maisel, MD

Ophthalmology ·  Male · Age 68

  158 Reviews
  

Dr. James Maisel, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hicksville, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.


Locations

Retina Group Of New York

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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(855) 229-7508

Dr. Maisel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
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 HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Health Net
HealthNet
HIP Health Plan of New York
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Maisel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Retina Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Maisel treats Retina Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Maisel treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Visual Field Defects
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Maisel treats Visual Field Defects more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Maisel treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Scotoma
Eye Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Maisel performs Eye Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Maisel performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Maisel's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Edema
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Low Vision
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Still's Disease
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

About Me

Dr. Maisel, the founder of the Retina Group of New York, is a Board Certified ophthalmologist and Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology who completed his Dyson fellowship in vitreous and retinal surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cor...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

1983
NY Hosp Cornell Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Nassau University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1979
Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
Internship Hospital
1978
New York Medical College
Medical School
1983
1982
1979
1978

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Humanitarian of the Year, 2017

Dr. Maisel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Maisel

4.9

Based on 158 reviews

5 Stars
96.20253164556962%
(152)
4 Stars
3.1645569620253164%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
0.6329113924050633%
(1)

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I had a great experience with the Dr and also his staff and would recommend him highly.
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great. dr. maisel is a roral wx[we\]riwenced professional/
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can.t ask for better.
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can;t ask for better
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I always feel well-cared for when I come for my annual check up!
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goes well above and beyond with his patients. hes helped with my gastro issues as well
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I had a macular hole in my left eye. I had surgery over a year ago. His procedure prevent me from having cataracts. I also loved that I had to only be face down for one week opposed to 2 weeks. I truly grateful.
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like to be here and very comfortable. reccomends dr.maisel wherever i can. everyone is friendly and accomodating.
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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)