Dr. Jessica Fleishman, MD

Ophthalmic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
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Dr. Jessica Fleishman, MD
Dr. Jessica Fleishman, MD is an ophthalmic surgery doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. She is 54 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Fleishman is affiliated with Wyckoff Heights Medical Center and Albany Medical Center Hospital.

Laser Center For Sight of New York

14 Hope St

Brooklyn, NY 11211

Contact Information
Dr. Jessica Fleishman, MD

Dr. Jessica Fleishman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • PHCS
  • POMCO Group
  • 4 More

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Jessica Fleishman is a thorough, compassionate ophthalmologist who specializes in bladeless Lasik, small incision cataract surgery, glaucoma, and retinal lasers. Always putting her patients first, Dr. Fleishman prides herself on her willingness to work with uninsured patients to ensure they receive the eye care they need. She prioritizes communication with her patients to arrive at the best solution for them.
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Dr. Fleishman's Experience

Dr. Fleishman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Pathology
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Senile Cataracts


  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Children's Hospital Colorado
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Albany Med Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Denver Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fleishman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fleishman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fleishman to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Fleishman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in New York, NY |
My name is Gerald Hayes and I would like to share something very important with you.Ive been treated by Doctors Since approximately 1989 1990 up until the present. Therefore I can clearly say that Doctor Jessica fleishman stands out and above her peers she's a great resource and she really cares about her patients.Dr.fleishman is a special talent and a special person. I am proud to be her patient.Respectfully submitted Gerald Hayes.
in Saratoga, NY |
After suing Dr. Fleishman in NYS court to recoup my out of pocket expenses due to two failed routine cataract related surgeries she performed on my same eye, my faith in doctors and the legal system has dwindled away. Her first surgery resulted in lost of sight. Her second surgery to my same eye resulted in ghosting vision for one year until I went to another MD. Her lawyer's defense was that I signed the consent to have the surgery. I found Fleishman untruthful,egocentric & Avaricious.
in Piseco, NY |
Dr. Fleishman and staff are a very professional group. My surgery and exams were made comfortable by the friendly staff.
in Brooklyn, NY |
I came to dr. Fleishman with a problem that I have had for ages (severe headaches/migraines) My previous doctors had told me they could do nothing and that I should just learn to deal with the pain - even if it was seriously interfering with my life/work/ability to function normally. Doctor Fleishman took a long time to talk to me, and offered to test a treatment. Within a week my migraines were gone!! Needles to say, has been a life changer for me. I can only recommend dr. Fleishman!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fleishman accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • PHCS
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Fleishman has admitting privileges

Albany Medical Center Hospital
43 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208
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Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
374 Stockholm St
Brooklyn, NY 11237
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