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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • BCBS Massachusetts
  • First Health
  • United Healthcare
  • MVP Health Plan

Doctors in Bayside Ophthalmology Svc

View all physicians that belong to Bayside Ophthalmology Svc.

Ratings & Comments

17 ratings with 3 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Bayside Ophthalmology Svc when asked is excellent. Bayside Ophthalmology Svc has been reviewed by 17 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Bayside Ophthalmology Svc as provided by patient reviews is 41 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Bayside Ophthalmology Svc is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Queens Hospital Center Jamaica, NY 11432
  • New York Eye & Ear Infirmary New York, NY 10003
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Flushing, NY 11355
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center New Hyde Park, NY 11040
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center Flushing, NY 11355
  • NYU Langone Medical Center New York, NY 10016
  • Education

    Affiliated doctor has gone to the following school

  • New York Medical College
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    Bayside Ophthalmology Svc is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Bayside, NY.

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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.