Dr. Kara Della Torre, MD

Dr. Kara Della Torre, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Kara Della Torre, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Woodbury, NJ and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 2006 and specializes in ophthalmology and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

620 N Broad St

Woodbury, NJ 08096

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Hemorrhage
very high
more than 95% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Della Torre'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

63  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Disturbance
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Visual Migraine
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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19  Procedures

  • Avastin® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Eylea® Injection
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lucentis® Injection
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • St Barnabas Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Vitreous, Retina and Macula Consultants Of New York
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 2011
  • New York University
    Other Education | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Della Torre has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Della Torre's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Della Torre to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Della Torre'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Della Torre is a very caring person. She is a very down to earth and professional, as is her staff. I saw her in Woodbury, NJ. I would send my family to her wirhout hesitation.
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I fell and got a black eye. Another dr recommended Dr Della toro. She was kind enough to squeeze me in between patients. She was very kind, thorough, and had a great personality. Her office staff were awesome as well!!
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