Dr. Mark Verra, MD

Dr. Mark Verra, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Mark Verra, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Saratoga Springs, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3050 Route 50

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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

Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Verra'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Verra "My goal is to provide the highest quality ophthalmic care (both medical and surgical) to each and every one of my patients."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

64  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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18  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • Houghton College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Med Center Delaware
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Verra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Verra's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Verra to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Verra's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

When my husband called to make an appointment because he felt his vision was getting worse "Dr." Verra told him to "get his diabetes in check and to then call back for an appointment. He never even asked what his A1C level was. His diabetes has always been under control. He decided to see...more
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Caring, friendly, through and excellent care. He has operated on my mom, dad and husband with no issues. Best Dr. Ever! I highly recommend him and his office.
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I just had my cataracts removed and can't say enough about Dr. Verra. I have worn glasses for reading for 25 years and glasses for distance for 15 years. My surgery went so well with very little pain or issues. I now have 20/25 vision and just need 2.5 readers. That is absolutely amazing! He is the...more
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Overall unfriendly experience; arrogant staff and doctor.
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