Dr. Norbert Schachter, MD

Dr. Norbert Schachter, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
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Dr. Norbert Schachter, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Montclair, NJ and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1964 and specializes in ophthalmology.

547 Valley Rd Ste 1

Montclair, NJ 07043

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
normal
more than 70% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 59% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
normal
more than 49% of peers

Dr. Schachter'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*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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 1964
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Ny Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schachter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schachter's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schachter to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Schachter'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Best Eye Doctor in the world
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Incompetence, disorganization, arrogance, rudeness, bad temper, average wait time minimum 45 minutes.
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An old fashioned doctor in the very best sense of the term. Takes time, is thorough and inspires confidence.
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