Dr. Satish Modi, MD

Dr. Satish Modi, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Satish Modi, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Poughkeepsie, NY and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University of Mumbai in 1970 and specializes in ophthalmology.

23 Davis Ave

Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 28 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dry Eyes
very high
more than 98% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Modi'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Modi "Our eye doctors and personal team of staff are committed to responding compassionately to your individual needs and to advancing our services to the highest levels of comprehensive eye care."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Night Blindness
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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10  Procedures

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

  • University of Mumbai/King Edward Memorial Hospital And Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • University of Mumbai
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Bronx Muni Hospital Einstein
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Montefiore Hospital Einstein
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Modi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Modi's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Modi to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Modi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Modi Says:
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Patient Comments (1)

I went to Dr Modi after I was told I have a cataract in my left eye. I had already had surgery in my right eye by Dr Steinberg but that didn't go well at all. I was over corrected and can no longer see near or far! So I was very apprehensive. Dr Modi was professional, kind and reassuring....more
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