Dr. Philip Kwait, MD

Dr. Philip Kwait, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Philip Kwait, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Elmhurst, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

8615 Queens Blvd

Elmhurst, NY 11373

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
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 89% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 87% of peers
Lazy Eye
high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

25  Conditions Treated

3  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

  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Cabrini Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • New York Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kwait has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kwait's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kwait to family and friends
1 review

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Dr. Kwait'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

    Under 10 minutes
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