Dr. Vincent Basilice, MD

Dr. Vincent Basilice, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(31)
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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

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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!"
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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

  • 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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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Basilice to family and friends
4.8
based on 31 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 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 (6)

in Williston Park
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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in Moriches, New York
Dr. Basilice is an excellent eye surgeon. I hesitated to have cataract surgery and went to several surgeons before chosing Dr. Basilice . The staff is thorough, professional and use the latest technology. He spent a great deal of time explaining my surgical procedure. I would give him 10 stars...more
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in Belle Terre, NY
I have just had the most sincere care from Dr. Basilice. Although you might have to wait a bit after your your appointment time...I realize why. It's because every patient's needs are met and a generous concern for each individual is expended. What a sensational Doctor and a great credit to his...more
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in East Meadow, NY
Dr. Basilice changed my life in the best positive way! I had cataract surgery and the results were excellent. He is a very caring and compassionate person and extremely professional. I had a thorough exam and he answered all my questions with patience, he didn't rush me, and he explained the whole...more
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in East Setauket, NY
The doctors and staff are excellent! Very friendly and professional!
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