Dr. Samuel Packer, MD

Dr. Samuel Packer, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
Dr. Samuel Packer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1966 and specializes in ophthalmology.

600 Northern Blvd Ste 214

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst

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more than 66% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
more than 41% of peers
more than 40% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pinguecula
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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

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  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Kings Co Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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