Dr. Melania Napolitano, OD

Dr. Melania Napolitano, OD

Optometry | Female

Born in Brooklyn, NY, Dr. Napolitano spent most of her childhood living in Napoli, Italy...Read more

20/20 Eye Care - Mineola
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Born in Brooklyn, NY, Dr. Napolitano spent most of her childhood living in Napoli, Italy giving her the ability to...   Read More

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    Dr. Napolitano accepts 25 insurance carriers

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    25 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

    • Aetna
    • Affinity Health Plan
    • Block Vision
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Davis Vision
    • Elderplan
    • EmblemHealth
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • EyeMed Vision Care
    • Fidelis Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • HealthFirst
    • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    • Humana
    • MagnaCare
    • Medicaid
    • MultiPlan
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Superior Vision
    • United Healthcare Community Plan
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Vision Service Plan (VSP)
    • VNS Choice
    • WellCare

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    Dr. Napolitano's Review Details
    4.6 based on 17 responses
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    • Trustworthiness
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    • Helpfulness
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    • Staff
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    • Scheduling
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    Experience with Dr. Napolitano
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (17)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (17)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (17)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (17)
    Dr. Napolitano's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (17)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (17)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (17)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes (17)
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    Specialties

    • Optometry

    Conditions Treated

    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Astigmatism
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Corneal Abrasion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Disease
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Inflammation
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Foreign Body in Eye
    • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
    • Glaucoma
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Nearsightedness
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia

    Procedures Performed

    • Color Vision Testing
    • Contact Lens Exams
    • Diabetes Eye Care
    • Diabetic Eye Exam
    • Eye Drops
    • Eye Examination
    • Eyeglasses
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Glaucoma Treatment
    • Keratoconus Treatment With Contact Lenses
    • Orthokeratology
    • Post-Operative Care
    • Punctal Plug Insertion
    • Retinal Testing
    • Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lens Treatment
    • Soft Contact Lenses
    • Vision Screening

    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

    • Medical School
      State University of New York / College of Optometry

      Graduated in 2007

    • Internship Hospital
      St Albans Hosp
      West Point

      Completed in 2007

    • Undergraduate School
      Queens College, CUNY

      Graduated in 2003

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

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    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Napolitano has no media or publications listed.

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Italian
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Napolitano's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Specializes in Optometry
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Napolitano's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Napolitano

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Napolitano says...

    Born in Brooklyn, NY, Dr. Napolitano spent most of her childhood living in Napoli, Italy giving her the ability to speak both Italian and Spanish fluently. She earned her Doctorate from SUNY State College of Optometry and completed her Bachelor of Science Degree from Queens College, NY. In addition to eyeglass and contact lens prescription, Dr. Napolitano specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of dry eye, red eye, glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, vision therapy, and specialty contact lens fitting for astigmatism andpresbyopia.

    She is very passionate about her field and is an active member in many professional associations aimed at improving the practice and delivery of optometric care. She also regularly volunteers her time in the community lecturing and providing free vision screenings for seniors and children in an effort to raise awareness for sight threatening conditions.

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    Dr. Napolitano's Care Philosophy

    At 20/20 Eye Care, we equip our eye care centers with State-Of-The-Art (SOTA) optometry equipment to provide our clients with comprehensive and specialized services. Whether you need eyeglasses or contact lenses, corrections to an existing prescription, or have recently experienced vision loss or distortion our comprehensive eye exam will identify the source of your eye problem.