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Dr. Richard Malara, OD

Optometry ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Malara

Dr. Richard Malara, OD is an optometrist in Baldwinsville, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania College Of Optometry in 1992 and specializes in optometry, cornea & refractive surgery, and more.


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(315) 622-3500

Dr. Malara accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
EBS-RMSCO
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
EyeMed Vision Care
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
POMCO Group
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Vision Service Plan (VSP)

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Malara's conditions and procedures:

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Irregular Cornea Treatment With Scleral Contact Lenses
  • Keratoconus
  • Keratoconus Treatment With Contact Lenses
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Multifocal Contact Lens Treatment
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lens Treatment
  • Soft Contact Lenses

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in providing professional eye care with a personal touch. We treat every patient like family. My staff and I take time to listen to every concern, find the best solution for your life, and educate you on all of your options. At Malara Eyeca...

Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1992
The Eye Institute
Internship Hospital
1992
Pennsylvania College Of Optometry
Medical School
1991
Episcopalc Hosp
Internship Hospital
1989
Oral Roberts University
Undergraduate School
1992
1992
1991
1989

Languages

  • American Sign Language
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Malara's Reviews

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4.0

Based on 4 reviews

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Dr. Malara and his staff are excellent at caring for my vision! They have all the latest equipment and are very thorough. Dr. Malara is a good listener and knows his stuff! I trust them with my eyesight, which I think says a lot!
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