Dr. Laurence Weissman, MD

OphthalmologyMaleAge 66

Dr. Laurence Weissman, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Fresh Meadows, NY and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New York U, School of Medicine medical school in 1980. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Weissman to book an appointment.

Dr. Weissman

All City Ophthalmology Services PC

16110 UNION TPKE Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
Accepting new patients

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Dr. Weissman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weissman treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 98% of his peers

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

Allergic Conjunctivitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weissman treats Allergic Conjunctivitis more than 98% of his peers

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

Iridocyclitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weissman treats Iridocyclitis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Weissman treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Weissman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • 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
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farnsworth Lantern Test
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Solar Retinopathy
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • 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) 380-5070

Dr. Weissman accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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Dr. Weissman's Reviews

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    Dr Weissman is a brilliant in diagnosing my problems and has a wonderful bedside manner. I have an eye phobia and he hanoted me with kit gloves. I highly recommend him.
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    Alan Rosenfield in Holtsville , NY – Feb 03, 2017
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    Thorough in both his examination and explanations. He figured out what was wrong with me when two previous Drs couldn't. He really listens to his patients. Excellent and informative dr.!
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Laurence Weissman, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Fresh Meadows, NY and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1984
    SUNY Downstate Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    1981
    Long Island College Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1980
    New York U, School of Medicine
    Medical School

    Languages

    • English
    • French
    • Spanish

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

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    What are Dr. Laurence Weissman, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Weissman frequently treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis), Allergic Conjunctivitis, and Iridocyclitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Weissman treats.

    Where is Dr. Laurence Weissman, MD's office located?

    Dr. Weissman's office is located at 16110 UNION TPKE, Fresh Meadows, NY 11366. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. Laurence Weissman, MD speak?

    Dr. Weissman speaks Spanish, French, and English. View profile to see all.

    Does Dr. Laurence Weissman, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Weissman has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    Locations

    Practice

    All City Ophthalmology Services PC16110 UNION TPKE Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
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