Dr. Jay Martin Galst MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Pediatric Ophthalmology.
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Dr. Jay Galst has 3 office locations.
Upper East Side
New York Eye And Ear Infirmary
30 E 60th St
Ste 802
New York, NY 10022

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jay Galst is Excellent. Dr. Galst has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jay Galst, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Contact lenses
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)

Education & Awards

Dr. Galst graduated from Columbia University, New York.


Affiliations

Dr. Galst has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Montefiore Medical Center 
  • Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Galst accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 15 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 2 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 36 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Fidelis Care - 2 plans
  • Affinity Health Plan - 5 plans
  • Health Plus - 3 plans
  • Evercare - 1 plan
  • AMERIGROUP - 4 plans
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Healthfirst - 11 plans

Languages

  • Armenian
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Jay M. Galst practice?
Dr. Jay Galst practices Ophthalmology and Pediatric Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
See New York Ophthalmologists.