Dr. Jason Flicker, MD

Dr. Jason Flicker, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Jason Flicker, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Wantagh, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from St George's University in 1997 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

2185 Wantagh Ave

Wantagh, NY 11793

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 7 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Flicker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Eye Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flicker treats Eye Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Flicker treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Retinal Cancer
Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flicker treats Sjögren's Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Flicker treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome, Juvenile, Secondary to Autoimmune Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flicker treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Flicker treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Flicker's conditions and procedures:

Age-Related Macular Degeneration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Astigmatism
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Benign Tumor
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Botox® Injection
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Cataract
Cataract Removal Surgery
Chalazion
Chorioretinal Scars
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Cornea Surgery
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Diseases
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
Dry Eyes
Entropion
Esotropia
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Exotropia
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Disorders
Eyelid Spasm
Eyelid Surgery
Farsightedness
Floaters
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma
Glaucoma Surgery
Graves' Disease
Headache
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Iridocyclitis
Keratitis
Laser Cataract Surgery
LASIK
Macular Edema
Migraine
Nearsightedness
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Pinguecula
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Posterior Scleritis
Presbyopia
Pterygium
Pterygium Surgery
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Retina Diseases
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Senile Cataracts
Sjögren's Syndrome
Strabismus
Tear Duct Disorders
Thyroid Disease
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vascular Disease
Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage

About Me

Care Philosophy

My philosophy is that the best care is given when the patient and doctor are communicating and working together towards a common goal.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
N Shore University Hospital Manhassat
Residency Hospital
1999
Catholic Med Center Brroklyn And Queens
Residency Hospital
1998
Schneider Chldns Hospital
Internship Hospital
1997
St George's University
Medical School
1992
Syracuse University
Undergraduate School
2002
1999
1998
1997
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Flicker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Flicker

4.4

Based on 60 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(50)
4 Stars
1.6666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
1.6666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
1.6666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
11.666666666666666%
(7)

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Dr. Flicker performed cataract surgery on my right eye and I am so happy that he did. he has a calming way about him and he takes his time to explain things. If you need an ophthalmologist I would highly recommend. Dr. Flicker. you will be happy with your choice. Thank you to Dr. Flicker and staff.
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I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Flicker. He handled my cataract surgery expertly and efficiently. I now have better color vision than I have had for years. I highly recommend him and his staff.
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I was completely satisfied with results of my cataract surgery on both eyes performed by Dr. Jason Flicker. Dr. Flicker was very professional and above all, caring of my medical condition. He explained the procedure thoroughly and I felt I was in competent hands. The final results were excellent...Read More
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Dr. Flicker did my cataract surgery this past August 2018. I couldn't be happier with not only the result but with Dr. Flicker's care and expertise. Through the entire procedure he explained as he went along each procedure and what he was doing. He is so easy to talk to, he listens to your...Read More
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Dr. Flicker and the South Shore Eye Care practice are great. I was recommenced to him as I was having some vision issues. He determined that I had cataracts in both eyes. He gave me all the options and elected to do the surgery on my left eye which was a huge success. The procedure was painless...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare