Dr. Joshua Young, MD

Dr. Joshua Young, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Joshua Young, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.

161 Madison Ave Fl 5

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Benign Neoplasm of Eye
very high
more than 95% of peers
Eye Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Young'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

50  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • 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.

Education

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Mt Sinai Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Nyu Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Harvard Med Sch/Mass Eye and Ear Inf
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Young has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Young's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Young's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I believe Dr. Young is an excellent physician however he is disrespectful to his patients because he always runs late. 15 minutes late is ok, 30 minutes is not acceptable every time.
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I have been Dr. Young's patient for the past 6 years and cannot say enough how knowledgeable and caring he is. He is very thorough and his office is well equipped. He listens and discusses treatment options with his patients before making a recommendation. The staff is really friendly and...more
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Dismissive and in a hurry. While he seems knowledgeable, appointment was rushed. Lightning speed attempt to determine corrective lenses was not too successful from first try. Instead of correcting and trying again, he just waved me off - if I'm more comfortable with old glasses, then just go with...more
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Dr. Young was very thorough, knowledgable, and personable. It was our initial visit, and we will continue to use him in the future.
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