Dr. Wayne Barish, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Wayne Barish, MD
Dr. Wayne Barish, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Lake Worth, FL. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Barish is affiliated with JFK Medical Center North Campus, JFK Medical Center and Bethesda Hospital East.

5057 S Congress Ave Ste 403

Lake Worth, FL 33461

Contact Information
Dr. Wayne Barish, MD

Dr. Wayne Barish, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Barish

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Optic Neuritis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Barish's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
66

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Infections
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

More

Read More
22

Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Laser Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser Treatment
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • State University Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tufts University-New England Medical Center
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Mount Sinai Services-City Hospital At Elmhurst
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine- Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Interfaith Medical Center-
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Interfaith Medical Center-Brooklyn, Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Rochester-Strong Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Tufts University-New England Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barish has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Barish does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Barish and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Barish's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barish to family and friends
4.7
based on 14 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Barish'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in West Palm Beach, FL |
Great doctor! Very knowledgeable and caring, we won't go anywhere else.
in Delray Beach, FL |
Doctor appears competent, but revisit time of 3 mo for condition which is not yet evident and which he stated progresses slowly seems too frequent. My previous doctor up north checked annually. Wait time in office ranged from 70 min to 125 min. Excessive and not unusual based on discussions with other patients in lobby. Probably too many patients booked. Requirement to pay up front vs. all other doctors who bill is not customary; insulting to a good payer as I am.
Have you seen Dr. Wayne Barish, MD?
Are you Dr. Barish?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Barish

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Barish accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Barish has admitting privileges

Bethesda Hospital East
2815 S Seacrest Blvd
Boynton Beach, FL 33435
View Hospital Profile
JFK Medical Center
5301 S Congress Ave
Atlantis, FL 33462
View Hospital Profile
JFK Medical Center North Campus
2201 45th St
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
View Hospital Profile