Dr. Thomas Aiello, MD

Dr. Thomas Aiello, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Thomas Aiello, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

8723 3rd Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11209

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)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 88% of peers
more than 87% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 75% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aiello "Dr. Aiello believes in providing customized care that covers all aspects of a patients eye care needs; from treating Dry Eye Disease to visual rejuvination with LASIK and Advanced Technology lens inplants in cataract surgery, to nutritional support for eye health. Dr. Aiello is not just a top surgeons, he is your eye doctor for life and your families for generations."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease


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33  Procedures

  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Astigmatic Keratotomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • Intralase
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laceration Repair
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Oculoplastics
  • Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery


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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.


  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Ny Med Coll/Cabrini Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • SUNY Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • C-Lasik Certified, 1999
  • CRYSTALENS Certified, 2005
  • Consumer Council of America, Top Ophthalmologist ' Lasik and Cataract Surgery', 2003,2004,
  • Botox Certified, 2004
  • Castle Connolly, Top Docs, 2009,2010,
  • Verisyse Lens Certified, 2002
  • VISX Certified, 1997
Media & Publications

Dr. Aiello has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aiello's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aiello to family and friends
14 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Aiello'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
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