Dr. Paul Finger, MD

Dr. Paul Finger, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Paul Finger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology and oncology.

115 E 61st St Ste 5B

New York, NY 10065

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Top Care Areas

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

Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

126  Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Headache
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Leucocoria
  • Lung Cancer
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nearsightedness
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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28  Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Cyclocryotherapy
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • St Vincents Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Manhattan Eet Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • North Shore University Hospital Cornell
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Finger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Finger's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Finger to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Finger'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 (1)

Highly professional. Treated ocular melanoma after UCLA Stein Eye ainstitute didn't get it right first time with plaque radiation. Amazingly my vision in the afflicted eye is about 20-40 and still improving after completely covering the eye with a radioactive disk for a week. He literally held my...more
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