Dr. Valarie Overton, MD

Dr. Valarie Overton, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Valarie Overton, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Scarsdale, NY. She is 63 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

688 Post Rd Ste 224

Scarsdale, NY 10583

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Drusen
very high
more than 95% of peers
Dry Eyes
high
more than 81% of peers
Stye
normal
more than 84% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Overton "We provide superior, comprehensive ophthalmic care for all age groups. We have a recently renovated, well-equipped office. Our electronic medical records system allows us to accommodate our patients needs in an highly organized, efficient manner including electronic medication prescribing. We provide compassionate, gentle, and individualized care to every patient. Our staff is highly trained, friendly and eager to provide a positive experience for every patient we care for."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Herpes (Herpes of the Eye)
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Error
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • LASIK
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Surgery

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

  • City University Of Ny At Hunter College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Einstein/Montefiore Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Overton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Overton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Overton to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Overton'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. Overton accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS

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Hospitals where Dr. Overton has admitting privileges

NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
55 Palmer Ave
Bronxville, NY 10708
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