Dr. Louis Dalaveris, MD

Dr. Louis Dalaveris, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(10)
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Dr. Louis Dalaveris, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Astoria, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2747 Crescent St Ste 203

Astoria, NY 11102

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 87% of peers
Keratitis
normal
more than 81% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
normal
more than 79% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • St Lukes-Roosevelt Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dalaveris has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dalaveris' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dalaveris to family and friends
3.1
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Dalaveris' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in New York, NY |
I am thoroughly ashamed that our current healthcare system has allowed this man to operate and survive as a working doctor. He only cares about getting payment for his subpar (after reading many reviews) work. BEWARE of this doctor. He physically pushed me out of his office door and refused patient...more
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New York, NY |
These other reviewers are way off the mark. Louis was fantastic - precise, empathetic, and thorough. He's an old school ophthalmologist in a lens crafters world, and it's refreshing to visit him each and every time. He also went to John's Hopkins, so that should put his qualifications in context.
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New York, NY |
I would not recommend him to anyone. I had the WORST experience I have ever had. I am in the optometry field myself and he undermined it. He did not clean the slit-lamp before asking me to lean forward. I was sitting in the most awkward position and he didnt make it comfortable for me. Before he...more
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in New York, NY |
Doctor never showed up to my appointment. Waited for him to return from lunch over 20 min and left. Never go there. Absolutely unprofessional
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Dalaveris accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Dalaveris has admitting privileges

Saint Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
1111 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10025
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