Dr. Seymour Perlstein, MD

Dr. Seymour Perlstein, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Seymour Perlstein, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1842 50th St

Brooklyn, NY 11204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

13  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts

6  Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

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.


  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Ill Masonic Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Ny Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perlstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perlstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perlstein to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Perlstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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