Dr. Stephen Zuckerman, MD

Dr. Stephen Zuckerman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Stephen Zuckerman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Danbury, CT and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology, general surgery, and more.Read his story

69 Sand Pit Rd

Danbury, CT 06810

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 9 More

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more than 81% of peers
more than 75% of peers
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
more than 72% of peers

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Dr. Zuckerman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zuckerman "Specializes in Cataract Surgery, LASIK, No Touch PRK Laser Vision Correction, and Corneal Transplantation Techniques. "I am committed to providing the highest quality care to my patients by specializing in corneal transplantation and state-of-the-art laser vision correction techniques including LASIK." Dr. Zuckerman is a Medical Director of the Precision LASIK Group where he performs LASIK and No Touch PRK Laser Vision Correction surgery."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zuckerman "My approach to Ophthalmology is to focus on Excellence and Compassion.  Danbury Eye Physicians has multiple specialists within ophthalmology as it takes a village of specialists to cover the full spectrum of eye care and surgery.  We have specialists in Cataract, Cornea, LASIK, retina, plastics, pediatrics and glaucoma.  You will get to know your surgeon and see your doctor for each visit.  Our doctors really care about our patients and will work together to get you the best outcome.  We also want our patients to know that they can see us for Routine Care, Emergency Visits, In Office Laser Treatments, Second Consultations as well as Surgery.  "

5  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

37  Conditions Treated


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15  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • City College - Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Si University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Boston University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Strong Meml University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zuckerman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zuckerman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zuckerman to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Zuckerman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Im super happy with the results from my surgery Dr.Zuckerman is super friendly and i realy like the atention i received on my visits .
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Excellent care, wonderful bedside manner, post op, thorough and easily understood.
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Dr Zuckerman came highly recommended by several people for LASIK surgery and I couldn't be happier with the results and his level of care. Im giving the Doctor and staff five stars in every category only because six stars isnt an option.
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