Dr. Stephen Pollack, MD

Dr. Stephen Pollack, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Stephen Pollack, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1630 Maple Rd Ste 100

Buffalo, NY 14221

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Lazy Eye
very high
more than 97% of peers
Exotropia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Nystagmus
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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8  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 At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Erie County Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pollack has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pollack's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pollack to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Pollack'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

Patient Comments (3)

I highly recommend Dr.Pollack. Everyone in this office is very caring,kind and polite. They treat people with respect.Dr. Pollack is wonderful. He is extremely knowledgable. He takes the time to explain things and answer questions.
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Dr Pollack and his staff are the most professional organization I have ever worked with. It is a pleasure when you visit and the service is outstanding. Dr Pollack just did my cataracts and it was quick, easy and efficient. Highly recommend.
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Dr is professional, yet friendly and courteous. He explains conditions very well and answered all questions.
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