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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Spaide is Good. Dr. Spaide has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.6
Follows Up After Visit 3.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Spaide, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 15 areas:
  • Angioid Streaks
  • Choroid Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Eye Abnormalities
  • Eye Cancer (Choroid Neoplasm)
  • Eye Diseases
  • Fungal eye infections
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Spider Vein Removal (Telangiectasis)
  • Vision Disorders
  • Vitrectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Spaide graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 7 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Choroid Diseases
Macular Degeneration
Retinal Diseases
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1998 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Spaide has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases 
  • NYU Langone Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard F Spaide MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 30 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Richard F. Spaide practice?
Dr. Richard Spaide has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Spaide practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
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