Dr. Robert Weisenthal, MD

Dr. Robert Weisenthal, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Robert Weisenthal, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in East Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

5770 Commons Park

East Syracuse, NY 13057

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Floaters
very high
more than 96% of peers
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
very high
more than 85% of peers
Corneal Diseases
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Weisenthal'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

63  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • 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
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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12  Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

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 Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Presby University Penn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Scheie Eye Institute University Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Ia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weisenthal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weisenthal's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weisenthal to family and friends
76 total reviews (32 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (76)

  • 5
    (68)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Weisenthal'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (32)

Dr W is fabulous! Great Doc. The entire experience has been smooth. Office staff are also incredible. Highly recommend
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Dr. Weisenthal was totally professional, kind and courteous. He really knows his stuff, I asked for mono Intraocular lenses after cataract surgery and now my vision is better than it's ever been and I'm very happy with the results! I experienced no pain or discomfort during or after the surgery and...more
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Dr. Weisenthal operated on my eyes over a year ago, nearsighted since 6th grade & 63 now, the whole operation everyone you come in contact with is an A++ Individual Bravo... Mike Leide
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I was very satisfied with my experience with Dr. Weisenthal. W hen else would you find a Dr call and check on you after your surgery.
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I was given an extremely thorough examination with support staff. The doctor spent ample time reviewing results before presenting options. During the explanations of each type of lens, he gave positive and negative reasons for each choice and answered all my questions and concerns. Research and...more
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