Dr. Lisa Park, MD

Dr. Lisa Park, MD

Cataract Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Lisa Park, MD is a cataract surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1997 and specializes in cataract surgery and ophthalmology.Read her story

51 W 51st St # 390

New York, NY 10019

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Corneal Erosion
more than 89% of peers
more than 74% of peers
more than 63% of peers

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Dr. Park's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Park "Dr Lisa Park is a specialist in complex cataract surgery. She is a graduate of Harvard College and the Yale School of Medicine, and completed her ophthalmology residency training at NYU and Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital. She was a member of the teaching faculty at NYU for over 10 years where she directed the surgical curriculum and trained over 70 eye surgeons. She is delighted to join Columbia University and bring the highest level of eye care to New York Presbyterian."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Park "Dr. Park is dedicated to the highest level of eye care and treatment. Her philosophy is that no two eyes are the same, and her objective is to meet each individual's unique vision needs."

2  Specialties

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exophoria
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

6  Procedures

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.


  • Harvard College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Abdol Islami Transitional Intern of the Year, 1998
  • Abraham Schlossman Surgical Teacher of the Year, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Park has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Park's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Park to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Park's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Waiting an hour after my appt time and desk staff could not tell me when I would be seen. The doctors here do not value patients or their time.
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100% positive to the Dr. Lisa Parks, and Harkness Eye Institute. I recently had cataract surgery performed by Dr. Parks, with a better than expected outcome. She is a top-notch Ophthalmologist, and highly skilled surgeon. She answered all my questions, before and after. All the staff at the...more
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She is highly skilled, empathetic and clearly explains her findings and answers all questions. Everyone we referred to her has also found Dr. Park to be an outstanding physician.
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Dr. Park is one of the best doctors I have ever dealt with. She is accessible, friendly, patient, thorough and highly skilled. In addition to examining and evaluating my eyes, she performed faultless surgery to remove cataracts in both of them. I couldn't recommend her more highly.
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