Dr. Jonathan Feistmann, MD

Dr. Jonathan Feistmann, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Jonathan Feistmann, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.Read his story

20 E 9th St

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
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Top Care Areas

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Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 89% of peers
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
more than 86% of peers
Retina Diseases
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Feistmann's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Feistmann "Jonathan Feistmann, MD is a board certified ophthalmologist and vitreoretinal surgeon. Dr. Feistmann completed his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Florida and completed his retina fellowship training at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in Manhattan. Dr. Feistmann has served as assistant professor of ophthalmology at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, adjunct assistant professor at University of Utah and, prior to returning to New York, was the clinical director of the retina service at the University of Florida. He described a technique for bimanual intraocular lens rescue and transconjunctival scleral fixation that was published in RETINA and featured in the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) Best of Retina meeting in NYC 2014. Dr. Feistmann is fluent in Spanish."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Feistmann "As we specialize exclusively in retina, macula, and vitreous disorders, we will maintain open communication with your primary eye doctor and primary care physician to make sure you are receiving optimum overall health care. Your primary eye doctor will take care of any needs related to eyeglasses, dry eye, cataracts and glaucoma and we will take care of all needs related to your retina and macula."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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19  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Canthotomy
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Iridotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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.


  • University of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Florida-Jacksonville
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Feistmann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Feistmann's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Feistmann to family and friends
9 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
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Dr. Feistmann'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
Dr. Feistmann Says:

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Patient Comments (5)

One word. Saint. Dr. Feistmann loves what he does and is passionate about taking care of his patients. I'm a dentist and one day woke up not being able to see out of my left eye! I freaked out, naturally, and Dr. Feistmann was more than accommodating to find a way to fit me in his schedule and...more
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I diagnosed with a macular pucker; Dr. Feistman operated and did an amazing job.
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Extremely competent, efficient, trust his judgment
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Highly recommend
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Dr. Feistmann is a kind, caring physician. He is thorough and professional. I totally trust him.
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