Dr. Richard Russell MD

  • Ophthalmology Great Neck, NY

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Dr. Richard Russell, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Great Neck, NY, with other offices in Jackson Heights, NY and Southampton, NY (and 3 other locations). He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Russell is affiliated with North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Southside Hospital, Ny Hospital Medical Ctr Of Queens,The and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Richard Russell has the following 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

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Locations & Directions

18 Jayson Ave
Great Neck, NY 11021

7411 37th Ave
Jackson Heights, NY 11372

365 County Road 39A
Southampton, NY 11968

719 Grand St
Brooklyn, NY 11211

4161 Kissena Blvd
Flushing, NY 11355

4207 30th Ave
Astoria, NY 11103

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