Dr. Nalini Madiwale, MD

Dr. Nalini Madiwale, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Nalini Madiwale, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Karnatak Medical College in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1365 Washington Ave Ste 105

Albany, NY 12206

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 95% of peers
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Retinal Dystrophy
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Madiwale'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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4  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.

Education

  • Karnatak Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mass Ee Infirm
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Madiwale has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Madiwale's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Madiwale to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Madiwale's 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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Extremely rude, condescending and arrogant. Zero bedside manner.. ridiculously long wait time.
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Dr. Madiwale was so kind and she explained every detail of what I could expect for my newly diagnosed glaucoma. It sounded so scary to hear that diagnosis but she explained my options and with that infomation in hand, my fears disappeared.
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Dr. Madiwale helped me with my glaucoma. Very professional and timely, I never had to wait very long. She answered all my questions and gave me my treatment options. I'm very happy with my care.
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