Dr. Jay H. Levy, MD

Dr. Jay H. Levy, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery | Male | 58 years old

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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.Read more

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4.8
based on 57 total surveys (9 with reviews)
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in Miami, FL |
Dr. Levy is an excellent doctor. His skills and knowledge are extraordinary. Dr. Levy is also a compassionate physician who truly cares about the overall well being of his patients. Dr. Levy is simply superb!!
in Weston, FL |
Dr. Levy performed surgery on my macular pucker. I had never heard of this before. Dr. Levy explained thoroughly and made me feel at ease. His staff are the best. Totally satisfied with the surgery & the results, I can see much better now, thank you!!!!!
in Miami, FL |
Dr. Levy has been treating my eyes for over 5 years and has always had my best interests in mind when recommending procedures. I trust him 100%.
in Miami, FL |
Dr. Levy is an exceptional doctor with a wealth of knowledge. I have been going to him since 2012 when he performed surgery on my eye due to a retinal detachment. My surgery went remarkably well. Now today I had to have laser eye surgery in the other eye thank god we found the small tear in time. Dr Levy's staff were extremely helpful, organized, friendly and made me feel comfortable.
in Miami, FL |
Dr. Levy's expertise is second to none. His knowledge in retina and macula, his credentials, and his capacity to listen and empathize with his patients are extraordinary. Highly recommended.
in Miami, FL |
Dr. Levy is an exceptional doctor with a wealth of knowledge and experience. I have been going to him since 2008 when he performed surgery on my eye due to a retinal detachment. He is nothing short of amazing and saved my eye! His office staff is great as well. The whole experience from when you walk in the office until you check out is great. I would recommend him to anyone who is looking for a great doctor! I know anyone who goes to him will agree!
in Miami, FL |
You may have to wait before he sees you. That is due to the fact that he spends time with you and answers all of your questions.
in Doral, FL |
Excellent Doctor in his specific field.
in Tavernier Florida |
Dr. Levy is a professional, extremely knowledgeable, skilled physician and surgeon. I felt extremely confident with his diagnosis and treatment plan. My surgery went remarkably well, and in fact my vision is better than before. Dr. Levy's staff were extremely helpful, organized, and made me feel comfortable and calm.
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Dr. Levy's Care Philosophy

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.

Dr. Levy's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diseases Leading to Retinal Scarring
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exudative Retinal Detachment
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Floaters
  • Hyphema
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • 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 With Break
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia and Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Traditional Retinal Tears
  • Uveitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Miami / School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1984

  • Internship Hospital
    Jackson Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1985

  • Residency Hospital
    Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore

    Completed in 1989

  • Fellowship Hospital
    White Meml Hospital

    Completed in 1990

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Florida

    Graduated in 1980

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

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

Procedures Performed

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • 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
  • Vitreous Surgery