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- Currently 3 of 4 stars
The overall average patient rating of Dr. Samuel Packer is Good. Dr. Packer has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Samuel Packer, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.
He has special expertise in 10 Areas, including Cataract Surgery, Ethics, and Eye Cancer.7 more special expertise areas
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Education & Awards
Dr. Packer graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 4 awards.
Dr. Packer has 12 hospital affiliations:
- North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Franklin Hospital Med Ctr
- North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Packer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 15 plans
- Unicare - 11 plans
- Health Plus - 4 plans
- Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
- Healthfirst - 8 plans
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Fidelis Care - 4 plans
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- Where does Dr. Samuel Packer practice?
Dr. Samuel Packer practices Ophthalmology and Surgery near Great Neck, NY.
Additional practice locations include: New Hyde Park, NY and Syosset, NY.
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