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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Florakis is Excellent. Dr. Florakis has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Florakis, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Keratoconus

Education & Awards

Dr. Florakis graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 6 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2015)


Dr. Florakis has 25 hospital affiliations:

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 


  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Greek
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. George James Florakis MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. George J. Florakis practice?
Dr. George Florakis has 2 office locations.
Dr. George Florakis practices Ophthalmology near Scarsdale, NY.
Additional practice locations include: New York, NY.
See Scarsdale Ophthalmologists.