Dr. Lawrence Fox, MD

Dr. Lawrence Fox, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lawrence Fox, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Poughkeepsie, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.

22 Green St

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas


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more than 95% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
more than 85% of peers
Corneal Diseases
more than 84% of peers

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Cataract
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Macular Edema
  • Retinoschisis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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.


  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fox has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fox's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fox to family and friends
based on 41 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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Dr. Fox's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Fox is a kind and caring doctor, who loves his medical field, especially the surgical removal of cataracts. He did laser cataract removal and lens implants in both of my eyes over a two week period. Dr Fox made me feel so comfortable while he performed this procedure while by telling me...more
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Dr. Fox is the expert in cataract surgery! Very skilled and a pleasure to work with. I had a seamless experience from first exam to postop checkup. Office staff are friendly and helpful.
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Dr. Fox made me feel at ease and answered all my questions. He listened to my concerns and treated me in a professional manner.
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Dr Fox is a highly skilled, professional, and caring doctor who has cared for my eyes for 30+ years. I have complete confidence in him and his staff in all aspects of the care I have received over the years, which included various surgical procedures in addition to the periodic testing and...more
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Have been patient for over 15 years. Had Dr. Fox for my recent surgery. Wouldn't have anyone else. He also treated my mother. Would recommend him him highly.
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