Dr. Peter Menger, MD

Dr. Peter Menger, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Peter Menger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Franklin Square, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

923 Hempstead Tpke

Franklin Square, NY 11010

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 97% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Menger'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*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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7  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.


  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Overlook Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Manhattan Ee-Throat
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Menger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Menger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Menger to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Menger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Worst doctor ever. Saw Dr. Menger for bleeding in back of eyes from a head trauma. I had no vision issue at the time. I was told I need aggressive emergency laser to stop the bleeding after 8 visits for laser per eye I was told there was nothing else he could do for me and would need a retinal...more
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In my opinion, Dr Menger is the only surgeon to go to for Cataract Surgery. He is extremely professional, skillful, and yet his casual personality immediately puts you at ease. Of my many doctors, he is one of the few I trust completely! He answers any questions that you may have accurately and...more
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If you like waiting an hour an a half past your scheduled appointment in a waiting room that smells like a neglected nursing home this is the doctor for you. With no end in sight I left before being seen.
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