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 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.Read more

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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.Read more

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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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  • 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
     (22)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (21)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (22)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Napolitano's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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Specialties

  • Optometry

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Blepharitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Presbyopia
  • Vision Impairment

Procedures Performed

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

Background Check

  • 0
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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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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

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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

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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.