Dr. Saralyn Notaro, MD

Dr. Saralyn Notaro, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Saralyn Notaro, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Snyder, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4476 Main St Ste 114

Snyder, NY 14226

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Hemorrhage
very high
more than 94% of peers
Retina Diseases
more than 86% of peers
Eye Surgery
more than 83% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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7  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • 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.


  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Retina Vitreous Assoc Ky
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Notaro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Notaro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Notaro to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Notaro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

this is one of the worst rudest doctors I've ever come in contact with. Keeping this comment clean and professional is not even an easy task when it comes to this sorry excuse for a doctor. I went there once due to better location and hours but I'd rather take a day off work than deal with her.
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Dr Nataro was very rude to my 87yr old mother kept yelling at her to open her eyes or she could not help her she said your eyes are open when you walk no compassion. Also she has angels in the office with st Joseph prayers maybe she should pray more and be kind to the elderly sad
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Nasty, very unprofessional, and long wait. Yelled at my husband repeatedly while examining him. When he said she was hurting him she said she HAD to because he wasn't opening his eyes! No privacy given; treatment was done with the door open. Also, after 1+ hr wait, waited another 3/4 hr in a...more
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Have been seeing Dr. Notaro annually for at least 10 years. She's always pleasant and I look forward to these visits, despite the discomfort of the eye drops! Sometimes the waiting room is very full but not always; I usually schedule at end-of-day to avoid bright sunlight after the retinal exam. ...more
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Dr. Notaro is RUDE!!! I went with my 88 year old grandmother to get her eye looked at and the doctor was yelling at my grandmother and just being DOWN right nasty! I seen a lady walk out of the office with blood running down her face... I felt awful! She has no respect for anyone especially older...more
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