Dr. Jay Pechter, MD

Dr. Jay Pechter, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jay Pechter, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Boynton Beach, FL. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

1880 N Congress Ave Ste 309

Boynton Beach, FL 33426

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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more than 62% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
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more than 61% of peers
Glaucoma
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more than 61% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
16

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid 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

  • Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Mountainside Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Shands Hospital At The University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Southern New England Eye Ct
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pechter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pechter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pechter to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Pechter'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
West Palm Beach, FL |
Excellent doctor and nice too.
in Lake Worth, FL |
It has long been my personal goal to merge my humility with kindness, This man, Dr. J. Pechter, has achieved this l and has done so with a grace and elegance that I doubt I will ever achieve. I love and respect who and how her is. Hank Campbell
Boynton Beach, FL |
Very knowledgeable and friendly. Good bedside manner..
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pechter accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Pechter has admitting privileges

JFK Medical Center
5301 S Congress Ave
Atlantis, FL 33462
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