Dr. Samuel Berger, MD

Dr. Samuel Berger, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
(12)
Save
Dr. Samuel Berger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Suffern, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology.

222 Route 59 Ste 207

Suffern, NY 10901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Humana
  • 6 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Berger

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Stye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Eye Cancer
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Berger'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*

70  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
Less
Read Less

16  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine/ Montefiore Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Nassau University Medical Center/ Ophthalmic Consultants Of Long Island
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Berger does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Berger and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Berger's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berger to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Berger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Always a good experience
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Best doctor ever seen.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I had double Cataract surgery 2 weeks apart. Dr. Berger is meticulous in the process. He is also very responsive to patient concerns and answers all questions. The team at Good Samaritan Hospital that work with him are A Plus.. Efficient and compassionate..
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Berger is an extremely competent and caring physician. He takes time to address all of the patient's questions and concerns . I felt extremely confident with him both prior and after my surgery. Dr. Berger performed cataract surgery on me twice within a period of a month. The surgery was...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
i like dr berger, but other than the assistant who took me into the examining room, I find everyone very busy and not very helpful. The young lady that checked me in did not smile once. There are other reasons that I don't care for the office staff, but I will say there are a lot of them and they...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option2
Image of Dr. Berger
Are you Dr. Berger?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!