Dr. Sandra Belmont, MD

Dr. Sandra Belmont, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 65
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Dr. Sandra Belmont, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in New York, NY. She is 65 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

121 E 61st St

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP

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Top Care Areas

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Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cornea Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Belmont "NYC Laser Eye Surgeon Sandra Belmont, MD is dedicated to setting the highest standards in the diagnosis and treatment of vision problems involving the cornea to protect and restore sight. The Belmont Eye Center's greatest distinction is its expert training and the personal care that cornea, LASIK and PRK laser eye surgery patients receive in her practice. Dr Belmont is the Director of the Resident Refractive Surgical Education/Laser Vision Correction Program and Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at New York University School of Medicine. She served as founding Director of the Weill-Cornell New York Presbyterian Hospital Laser Vision Correction Center. Dr. Belmont exemplifies traditions that make NYU Medical and Weill-Cornell rank as two of the most prestigious academic centers in the world; as a leader in the development and advancement of laser vision correction, in medical research, and physician training, and as a provider of superlative patient care."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Keratomileusis
  • LASIK
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • 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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Long Island College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Manhattan Eet Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Recipient of the Richard C. Troutman, M.D. Master Teacher Award in Ophthalmology for her contributions to laser eye surgery., 2004
Media & Publications

Dr. Belmont has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Belmont's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Belmont to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Belmont'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
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Hospitals where Dr. Belmont has admitting privileges

Lenox Hill Hospital
100 E 77th St
New York, NY 10075
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