Dr. Richard Nattis, MD

Dr. Richard Nattis, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Nattis, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Babylon, NY. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

500 W Main St Ste 210

Babylon, NY 11702

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 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)
  • HealthFirst
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Blepharitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • LASIK
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • 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 Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nattis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nattis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nattis to family and friends
4.3
based on 22 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Nattis' 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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in New York, NY |
Office is a mess. Staff bad mouthing each other. Had to wait 45 minutes for first appointment. Go elsewhere for your FAA medical.
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in Dix Hills, NY |
Dr. Nattis did not inform me of the possible negative effects of multifocal lenses used in cataract surgery. The bottom line for me is that nothing is clear and crisp and I need a flashlight to read a menu or a magazine. The cost was astronomical and is not covered by insurance. I am no better...more
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in Bay Shore, NY |
Dr. nattis is an amazing surgeon and doctor, I wouldn't have gone to anyone else to have lasik performed. Not only did he do in depth testing to ensure I was a candidate, when it was finally time for me to have the procedure done he made me feel so calm and I knew I was in the right hands. He...more
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in Bayside, NY |
Had cataract surgery. Results excellent. Very happy.
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Bay Shore, NY |
Dr. Nattis performed Lasik on both my eyes. Both he and Dawn (the coordinator) answered all my questions - most even before I asked them. He explained the procedure clearly and completely. And if you are not a 'good candidate' he won't perform the procedure-so there is little risk of...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nattis accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Nattis has admitting privileges

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