Dr. John Passarelli, MD

Dr. John Passarelli, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. John Passarelli, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brentwood, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.

601 Suffolk Ave

Brentwood, NY 11717

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 96% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Passarelli'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Passarelli "Over the past twenty years, Long Island Eye has undergone continued improvement and change in an effort to better serve our patients. With the addition of the most state-of-the-art technology, along with physical improvements that make visiting our facility more comfortable, Long Island Eye has become a leader in medical and surgical eye care."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Passarelli does not have any board certifications listed.

63  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bilateral Cataracts
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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18  Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/19/2015
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11743
    State: 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

  • Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Jamaica Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of NY
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Passarelli has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Passarelli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Passarelli's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Passarelli to family and friends
8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Passarelli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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