Dr. Samer Farah, MD

Dr. Samer Farah, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Samer Farah, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3250 Westchester Ave Ste 203A

Bronx, NY 10461

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 86% of peers
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
high
more than 82% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Farah'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*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

6  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • 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

  • Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Baptist Health System Inc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Geo Washington University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farah's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farah to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Farah'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 (4)

Dr. Farah and staff were very friendly and courteous. He took his time to listen to and explain my situation.
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love the staff , easy to schedule appointments.
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Dr. Farah took his time examining my eyes, answered all my questions,his staff was friendly and courteous. The best part of my visit is that I did not wait long and my parking was validated. Overall pleasant experience.
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Kind, helpful
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