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Dr. Stephen Allen Obstbaum MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Dr. Stephen Obstbaum has 3 office locations.
Upper East Side
121 E 60th St
New York, NY 10022

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(6)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Obstbaum is Good. Dr. Obstbaum has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Stephen Obstbaum, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Eye Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery (Trabeculectomy)
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Near Sightedness (Myopia)
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma
  • Postcataract Aphakia
  • Radial Keratotomy (Refractive Surgical Procedure for Myopia)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures
  • Vision Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Obstbaum graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cataract
Glaucoma
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Obstbaum has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • Mt Sinai Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 3 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 36 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 1 plan
  • Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
  • Humana - 5 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan - 2 plans

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Stephen A. Obstbaum practice?
Dr. Stephen Obstbaum practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
See New York Ophthalmologists.