Dr. Richard Gordon, MD

Dr. Richard Gordon, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Richard Gordon, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Pomona, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3 Medical Park Dr

Pomona, NY 10970

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Chorioretinal Scars
very high
more than 93% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 92% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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12  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Coreoplasty
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • 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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • St Raphael Yale University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • New York Eye and Ear Inf
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gordon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gordon's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gordon to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Gordon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Gordon performed cataract surgery on my left eye. I was told to arrive at the surgical center at 8 AM but was not called in to surgery until after 10 AM. Now, four and a half months later, I have blurred vision in my left eye. Prior to surgery the vision in that eye was not blurred. I am...more
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I am extremely satisfied with Dr. Gordon and his team at the Palisades Laser Eye Center. I had lasik done in April and I could finally see! No glasses or contacts. It was definitely worth it, I dont know why I waited so long. Dr Gordon did a marvelous job, he was very thorough and reassuring when...more
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This business has shady written all over it! I'm completely disgusted by how they treat their patients!!!They demand Coinsurance payment prior to surgery or they threaten to cancel your appointment and will refuse service. This is unethical! Who pays coinsurance prior to any procedure before any...more
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