Dr. Vincent Basilice, MD

Dr. Vincent Basilice, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Vincent Basilice, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in East Setauket, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3400 Technology Drive

East Setauket, NY 11733

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Floaters
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Basilice "Dr. Basilice has been in practice for over 25 years. Patient care is our priority here, as soon as you enter our office you feel the warmth and friendliness of our staff and Doctors.Our Doctors are simply the best eye surgeons on long island! We offer the most current, advanced technology for Lasek, and Refractive Cataract Surgery, as well as an in house laser suite. Our board certified surgeons have a great bed side manner, so you feel comfortable every step of the way, whether your are undergoing surgery, or simply just an eye check up. Our patients are part of our family here at The Ophthalmic Center. We look forward to seeing you!"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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20  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Retinal 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

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Northport Vets Hosp/SUNY Stony Brook
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Basilice has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Basilice's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Basilice to family and friends
35 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Basilice'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 (10)

I was referred to Dr. Basilice after experiencing complications from cataract surgery performed by another doctor. Dr Basilice took over my care and was able to rectify the problems. I have been a patient of Dr. Basilice since 2015 and I am so fortunate to have found him. Dr. Basilice is...more
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I would definitely Recommend Dr. Basilice to everyone. He was not only professional providing outstanding service, he was friendly and has great "bedside manners".
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Dr. Basilice did my custom vue LASEK surgery. It was the best decision I ever made. My vision is perfect now and it has been life changing. I can’t thank Dr. Basilice and his staff enough. Since before and after the surgery they all have been informative and caring. If you are considering doing...more
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I have been a patient at the Ophthalmic Center for many years. I have seen and been under the care of several different physicians in the practice from Dr. Basilice, Dr. Conners and Dr. Schaffer. They are all extremely nice, professional and knowledgable, They always take wonderful care of any...more
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Excellent physician; pleasant, patient and understanding. Provider wonderful care for all eye issues. Have been a loyal patient for over 25 years.
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