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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Obstbaum is Excellent. Dr. Obstbaum has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.3
Promptness 2.0
Courteous Staff 2.3
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
Bedside Manner 2.7
Spends Time with Me 2.7
Follows Up After Visit 2.0

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.

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


Dr. Obstbaum has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • Mt Sinai Hospital 


  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • Hebrew

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Additional Information
Dr. Stephen Allen Obstbaum MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Stephen A. Obstbaum practice?
Dr. Stephen Obstbaum has 3 office locations.
Dr. Stephen Obstbaum practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
See New York Ophthalmologists.