Dr. Steven Solomon, MD

Dr. Steven Solomon, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
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Dr. Steven Solomon, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Queensbury, NY. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.Read his story

535 Bay Rd Apt 1

Queensbury, NY 12804

Contact Information

(518) 793-0331

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 8 More

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Retinal Telangiectasia
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more than 95% of peers
Pinguecula
very high
more than 94% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Solomon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Solomon "Steven Solomon, M.D. is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in comprehensive ophthalmic care, laser and refractive cataract surgery with premium lens options, and other in-office and outpatient procedures. He manages a broad range of eye diseases and conditions including diabetic eye care, macular degeneration, glaucoma, and dry eye. His surgical practice embraces new technology and his experience includes hundreds of laser-assisted cataract cases using the state-of-the-art LenSx laser. He is experienced with premium lens upgrades including toric, Symphony, ReSTOR, Tecnis Multifocal, Crystalens, and Trulign lenses. Dr. Solomon is committed to finding the best surgical options to satisfy his patients based on their individual goals. Dr. Solomon joined Glens Falls Eye Associates in 2002 after completing residency training at SUNY Upstate Health Science Center in Syracuse. In Syracuse, he served as Chief Resident at both the VA hospital and the Upstate University Center for Vision Care. Originally from Southern California, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, San Diego followed by medical school at the Saint Louis University School of Medicine. Dr. Solomon is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of both the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the New York State Ophthalmological Society. In 2008, he became chairman of the Ophthalmology Department of Glens Falls Hospital and serves on the Medical Executive Committee. He became the Medical Director of the New York Eye Surgical Center when it opened in 2013."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Solomon "As a comprehensive ophthalmologist, I treat my patients not as a condition but as a whole, taking into consideration their lifestyles and goals. Complete eye care for my patients embraces state of the art technology, the most innovative procedures, and the latest in refractive cataract surgery using premium lenses. My staff and I are dedicated to providing the highest quality care to meet the personal needs of each patient."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Clear Lens Surgery to Correct Near and Far Vision Simultaneous
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LenSx Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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 California At San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • St Josephs Hospital Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • SUNY Syracuse Upstate Med Univ
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Solomon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Solomon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Solomon to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Solomon'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

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Solomon accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Solomon has admitting privileges

Glens Falls Hospital
100 Park St
Glens Falls, NY 12801
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