Dr. Richard Levy, MD

Dr. Richard Levy, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Richard Levy, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1998 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1305 York Ave

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Paralytic Strabismus
normal
more than 80% of peers
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
normal
more than 75% of peers
Diplopia
normal
more than 60% of peers

Dr. Levy'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*

35  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Lenox Hill Hospital, N.Y.
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Manhattan Eye & Ear Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Levy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Levy's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levy to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Levy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This was the first time I met Dr. Levy. I went to him for a second opinion regarding the need for an MRI prior to strabismus surgery. Compared with the first doctor I went to see, Dr. Levy spent far more time explaining the condition. He faced me when he was answering questions as opposed to the...more
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