Dr. Yale L Fisher MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
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Dr. Yale Fisher has 5 office locations.
Midtown East
Vitreous Retina Macula Conslnt
460 Park Ave
Fl 5
New York, NY 10022

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(6)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Yale Fisher is Excellent. Dr. Fisher has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Yale Fisher, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Choroid Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Foreign Bodies
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Melanoma
  • Pathologic Neovascularization
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Vitrectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Fisher graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Choroid Diseases
Eye Diseases
Retinal Diseases
Alpha Omega Alpha-honor society 1966
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1998 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Fisher has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 13 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 1 plan
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • AvMed Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Americhoice - 1 plan
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida - 10 plans

Languages

  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Yale L. Fisher practice?
Dr. Yale Fisher practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Palm Beach Gardens, FL and Plantation, FL.
See New York Ophthalmologists.