Dr. Mark Kupersmith, MD

Dr. Mark Kupersmith, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Mark Kupersmith, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmology and neurology.

17th East 102 St

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kupersmith performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Paralytic Strabismus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Optic Neuritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kupersmith's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

120  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Color Blindness
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Epilepsy
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Low Back Pain
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trichiasis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kupersmith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kupersmith's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kupersmith to family and friends
31 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kupersmith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Excellent doctor
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He is a true professional and caring doctor. Most of all he is extremely knowledgeable, and is envolved in every aspect of his profession; from research to treatment. I've been his patient for the past 14 years, and am very pleased with the care he has given me. His staff his also very professional...more
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He is very willing to speak and explain your conditions. Very patient and knowledgeable. Very gracious.
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