Dr. Jay Levy, MD

Dr. Jay Levy, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
(65)
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Dr. Jay Levy, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in North Miami Beach, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery, ophthalmic surgery, and more.

184 NE 168th St

North Miami Beach, FL 33162

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • 26 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Levy'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. Levy "The offices of Retina Macula Specialists of Miami provide patient care that transcends purely medical or surgical aspects of disease. It's our philosophy that every patient receives the finest in personalized treatment by offering professional, compassionate and state-of-the-art care designed to meet their needs. As subspecialists within ophthalmology, we are uniquely trained to treat Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration and Retinal Detachments."

3  Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

68  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Diseases Leading to Retinal Scarring
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exudative Retinal Detachment
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Degeneration - Nanophthalmos - Glaucoma
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Detachment With Break
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia and Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Traditional Retinal Tears
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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26  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Iridectomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Freezing (Cryopexy)
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • White Meml Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Levy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Levy's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levy to family and friends
65 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

  • 5
    (61)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Levy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Dr. Levy is one of the most competent and knowledgeable doctors I've ever met. I don't put my trust in most medical facilities; however, Dr. Levy "runs a tight ship" and demands excellence from his staff. His office complex is also well-kept, and the tasteful furnishings are easy on the eyes. ...more
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Dr. Levy is the fifth doctor who in the last three years has been treating me for macular degeneration, He has the lightest and most gentle hand of the 5 doctors I happened to get injections before: the least intrusive experience with no pain whatsoever! Simply the BEST. As a result my condition...more
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Excelente especialista , recomendado al 100% . Mi problema de visión fue solucionado Gracias a su profesional atención
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Dr. levy was incredibly patient and explained my condition as well as how to treat it. Can't thank him enough!
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Best DR. I trust him 100%, thank you DR LEVY!! GOD BLESS
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