Dr. John Babb, MD

Dr. John Babb, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
(5)
Save
Dr. John Babb, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1980 and specializes in ophthalmology.

185 Montague St Fl 12

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Babb

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 92% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Babb'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Babb does not have any board certifications listed.

30  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

3  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Cooper Hosp/Univ Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital SUNY Health S C Bklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Babb has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Babb has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Babb does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Babb and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Babb's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Babb to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Babb'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Babb has been my Doctor since 1987. I am extremely pleased with the care that he has given me. He pays close attention to my eyes as I've aged. Always taking time to explain what going on especially in the area of my cataracts. Instead of rushing me into surgery, he assures me that due to...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Babb
Are you Dr. Babb?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!