Dr. Vijay Battu, MD
Dr. Vijay Kumar Battu MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
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Dr. Vijay Battu has 5 office locations.
Midtown East
150 E 56th St
New York, NY 10022

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(5)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vijay Battu, Ophthalmologist is Good. Dr. Battu has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vijay Battu, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Battu graduated from Albany Medical College.


Affiliations

Dr. Battu has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Vassar Brothers Medical Center 
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center/Downtown Campus 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • WellCare - 4 plans
  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Fidelis Care - 4 plans
  • ODS Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Medicare - 1 plan
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Healthfirst - 11 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 2 plans

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Telugu


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Vijay K. Battu practice?
Dr. Vijay Battu practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Brooklyn, NY.
See New York Ophthalmologists.