Dr. John Babb, MD

Dr. John Babb, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Babb, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

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
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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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

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Babb does not have any board certifications listed.

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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
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Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

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

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Dr. Babb's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

in Brooklyn, NY |
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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Babb accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Babb has admitting privileges

Brooklyn Hospital Center
121 Dekalb Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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