Dr. Joseph Zelefsky, MD

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Dr. Joseph Zelefsky, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Bronx, NY. He is affiliated with Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Zelefsky to book an appointment.

Dr. Zelefsky
234 E 149th St Rm 26 Bronx, NY 10451
Accepting new patients

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Dr. Zelefsky's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Glaucoma
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zelefsky treats Glaucoma more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zelefsky treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zelefsky treats Corneal Abrasion or Laceration more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zelefsky treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zelefsky treats Conjunctival Hemorrhage more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zelefsky treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zelefsky's conditions and procedures:

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Coreoplasty
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farnsworth Lantern Test
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Goniotomy
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ultrasound, Eye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vision Screening
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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(718) 579-5525

Dr. Zelefsky accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
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Biography

Dr. Joseph Zelefsky, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Bronx, NY. He is affiliated with Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center. He is accepting new...Read more

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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What are Dr. Joseph Zelefsky, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Zelefsky frequently treats Glaucoma, Corneal Abrasion or Laceration, and Conjunctival Hemorrhage. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Zelefsky treats.

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Dr. Zelefsky's office is located at 234 E 149th St Rm 26, Bronx, NY 10451. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

234 E 149th St Rm 26 Bronx, NY 10451
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

Bronx, NY

51% Patient Experience Rating, 18% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received