Dr. Marvin Pollack, MD

Dr. Marvin Pollack, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Marvin Pollack, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1967 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2832 Linden Blvd

Brooklyn, NY 11208

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 88% of peers
Bell's Palsy
normal
more than 72% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 72% 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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis

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

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Lincoln Hosp Einstein
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pollack has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pollack's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pollack to family and friends
4.9
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Pollack's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in Brooklyn, NY
I have found Dr. Pollak to be a caring and concerned doctor. He is conservative in his treatment, is readily available on the phone, and has sufficient office hours.
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in Brooklyn, NY
I highly recommend Dr Pollack. He was extremely patient. English is my third language. I am not so good. I went to him because I really hurt my eyes for the last few days. He asked me twice, three times when I didn't understand his questions. He very carefully and repeatedly examined my eyes. I...more
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