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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
32 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Eric Donnenfeld is Average. Dr. Donnenfeld has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 3.1
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
Bedside Manner 2.8
Spends Time with Me 2.8
Follows Up After Visit 2.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Eric Donnenfeld, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 25 areas:
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Eye Infections
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Conjunctival Diseases
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Opacity
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Eye Syndromes
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Diseases
  • Fungal eye infections
  • Glaucoma
  • Hereditary Corneal Dystrophies
  • Keratoconus
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Laser Eye Surgery (Photorefractive Keratectomy)
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Donnenfeld graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover. He has 7 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bacterial Eye Infections
Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
Corneal Diseases
Fungal eye infections
LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
Photorefractive Keratectomy
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2010)


Dr. Donnenfeld has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • North Shore University Hospital 
  • Winthrop University Hospital 


  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Eric DR Donnenfeld MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Eric D. Donnenfeld practice?
Dr. Eric Donnenfeld has 4 office locations.
Dr. Eric Donnenfeld practices Ophthalmology near Fairfield, CT.
Additional practice locations include: Lynbrook, NY and Garden City, NY.
See Fairfield Ophthalmologists.