Dr. Sam Unterricht, MD

Dr. Sam Unterricht, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Sam Unterricht, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1976 and specializes in ophthalmology.

20 Plaza St E Ste 1

Brooklyn, NY 11238

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 93% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 87% of peers
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Unterricht'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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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2  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • 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 Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • SUNY Dwnst Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Kingsbrook Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • SUNY Dwnst Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Unterricht has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Unterricht's Reviews

2.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Unterricht to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Unterricht's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    POOR
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes
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