Dr. Larry Berstein, MD

Dr. Larry Berstein, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Larry Berstein, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Plainview, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.

100 Manetto Hill Rd Ste 202

Plainview, NY 11803

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 97% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
more than 83% of peers

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • 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
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis


Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 1/12/2014
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11550
    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.


  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Montefiore/Albert EInstein
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Berstein has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Berstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berstein to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Berstein's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in West Hempstead N.Y.
I would recommend Dr Berstein to everyone. I went to another Dr before going to Dr Berstein. Sorry did see Dr.Berstein first. Dr Berstein is the most kind, caring, patient, knowledgeable,skilled,professional doctor. He helped me with many issues, he was always pleasant, professional and kind. He...more
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in Bayville, NY
Friendliest and most professional staff. Dr. Berstein is a wonderful Doctor who truly cares for his patients. I would highly recommend him to anyone in need of an eye doctor.
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in Plainview, NY
I have never encountered a more friendly, caring, thorough, professional and overall lovely doctor, in any medical office, facility or hospital that Ive ever been to. Dr. Berstein is a wonderful eye doctor, who takes his role as an eye care physician very seriously. But, more than that, he is one...more
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in Wantagh, NY
He is a wonderful Doctor. He is very caring and has a great bedside manner. I would recommend him to everyone.He is also very professional. He has restored my faith in Doctors.
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