Dr. Louis Dalaveris, MD

Dr. Louis Dalaveris, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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)
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

27  Conditions Treated

10  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.


  • 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
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Dalaveris' 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)

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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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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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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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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