Dr. Ronald Gentile, MD

Dr. Ronald Gentile, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Ronald Gentile, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.Read his story

310 E 14th St Ste 319

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

(212) 979-4120

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

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

Macular Hole
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Gentile'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.

Dr. Gentile's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gentile "My mission is to provide the best care to every patient using my collective knowledge from about two decades of clinical practice, teaching, and research in a respectful and compassionate setting. Dignity and cultural sensitivity of each patient is paramount with every attempt to educate patients and/or family of their disease. Excellence is the goal with the best outcomes and highest quality service. Integrity is the rule with the highest standards of professionalism, ethics, and principles."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esophoria
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Monofixation Syndrome
  • Night Blindness
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retina-Vitreous Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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18  Procedures

  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Injection
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Vitrectomy
  • 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

  • SUNY-Stonybrook
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Kresge Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gentile has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gentile's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gentile to family and friends
29 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Gentile'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

The BEST in the city. It’s because of him that my grandfather may one day have a chance at seeing again. He took his time with everything - from examining the eye to answering questions. You are in good hands when you are with Dr. Gentile.
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Looking for a surgeon who is the top in his profession. Dr. Gentile is not only knowledgeable but has the experience to be proficient in his field. I was comfortable enough to let him ( and Dr.Batta) do surgery on both eyes at the same time. Thank you.
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Because of Dr. Gentile, I can see again. After suffering for 6 months of only being able to "see" light, I was introduced to Dr. Gentile. His calm manner and the warmness of his staff and himself made me believe that I might regain sight. After talking and explaining ever detail, we decided on...more
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One of ... if not THE BEST ... doctors I have ever visited. Saved the vision in my right eye after severe trauma. Knowledgeable, thorough, patient, and caring. Cant' say enough good things about him.
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Dr. Gentile is a true professional. He is thorough in his examination and patiently answers all questions and concerns. He is intelligence, warmth and approachability are the reasons I travel to NY Eye and Ear.
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